GEM reports

Greenland Ecosystem Monitoring Strategy 2017-2021

The strategy describes the GEM vision, mission and objectives for 2017-2021. This period will consolidate existing long term monitoring and expand the programme to enable upscaling of results and contribute to applied science initiatives. The report has been produced by the GEM Coordination Group on request from the GEM Steering Committee. The working programme was endorsed by the GEM Steering Committee on 12 September 2016. 

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Greenland Ecosystem Monitoring (GEM) evaluation - Final Report

An independent evaluation of the GEM programme and its results was carried out in 2014 by a panel of three leading scientist. The overall objective of the evaluation was to assess the scientific, economic and organizational effectiveness of GEM and its scientific and societal impact. The opinions, statements, conclusions and recommendations presented in the report are solely the responsibility of the three authors. The GEM Coordination group and the GEM Steering committee will during 2015 and onwards consider the findings and recommendations of the evaluation panel, with a view to further strengthen the GEM programme.

For more information please see “Executive Summary and Recommendations” and the full report “Greenland Ecosystem Monitoring (GEM) Evaluation - Final Report”


GEM Strategy and Working Programme 2011-2015

The report describes how the Greenland Ecosystem Monitoring Programme (GEM) will implement the Greenland Ecosystem Monitoring Strategy, 2011-15 during the period 2012-15. The report has been produced by the GEM Coordination Group on request from the GEM Steering Committee. The working programme was endorsed by the GEM Steering Committee on 25 November 2011.

Download: GEM Strategy and Working Programme 2011-2015
If the report is too big for you to download - it has been divided in to part A and part B. Download part A (6.7 MB) and part B (4.9 MB)