David P. Stone

former chair of the Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme

David P. Stone is the former chair of the Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme (AMAP), and has been involved in developing circumpolar cooperation for over 30 years. He was instrumental in the development and management of Arctic contaminants research and using the results in the negotiations of international agreements. He helped initiate the University of the Arctic and is the author of The Changing Arctic Environment: The Arctic Messenger.