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Acronyms and verbs from English to Greenlandic

AEPS - Arctic Environmental Protection Strategy - Issittumi Avatangiisit Illersorneqarnissaannut Iliuusissat

AEWC - Alaska Eskimo Whaling Commission - Alaskami Inuit Arfanniartarnermut Kommissioniat

AMAP - Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme - Issittumi Pinngortitamik Nakkutilliisoqarfik Nalilersuiffillu

AFN - Alaska Federation of Natives (Inc.) - Alaskami Nunap Immikkoortuini Nunat Inoqqaavisa Ingerlatseqatigiiffiisa Kattuffiat

ANCSA - Alaska Natives Claims Settlement Act - Alaskami Nunap Inoqqaavisa Piumasaqaataannik Isumaqatigiissusiornermut Inatsit

CAFF - Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna - Issittumi Naasunik Uumasunillu Allanngutsaaliuiffik

CSD - Commission for Sustainable Development - Nungusaataanngitsumik Ineriartortitsineq pillugu Kommissioni

CSCE - Conference on Security and Cooperation in Europe - Europami Sillimaniarnissaq Suleqatigiinnissarlu pillugit Ataatsimeersuartarnerit

ECOSOC - United Nations Economic and Social Council - Naalagaaffiit Peqatigiit Aningaasaqarnermut inooqatigiinnermullu Siunnersuisoqatigiiffiat

EMRIP - Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

IASC - International Arctic Science Committee - Nunat Tamalaat Issittumi Ilisimatusarneq pillugu Komitiat

ILO - International Labour Organization - Naalagaaffiit Peqatigiit Sulisoqarneq pillugu Suleqatigiiffiat

ICAO - International Civil Aviation Organization - Sakkutuujunngitsut Timmisartuunneqartarnerisa Isumannaatsuunissaat pillugit Suleqatigiiffik

ICES - International Council for the Exploration of the Sea - Imavinni Ilisimasassarsiortarnerit pillugit Nunat Tamalaat Siunnersuisoqatigiiffiat

International Court of Justice - Naalagaaffiit akornanni Akerleriissutit pillugit Eqqartuussivik

IMO - International Maritime Organization - Nunat Tamalaat Imavinni Angallanneq pillugu Suleqatigiiffiat

IRCS - Inuit Regional Conservation Strategy - Inuit Najugaanni Pinngortitap Allangutsaaliorneqarnissaannut Iliuusissat

ISI - Indigenous Survival International - Nunat Inoqqaavisa Nunarsuarmioqatigiinni Innuttaaqataajuarnissaat pillugu Suleqatigiiffik

ISO - International Standardization Organization - Nunat Tamalaat Assigiissaarinissaq pillugu Suleqatigiiffiat

ITC - Inuit Tapirisat of Canada - Canadami Inuit Kattuffiat

IUCH - International Union for Circumpolar Health - Issittumi Peqqinnissaq pillugu Nunat Tamalaat Suleqatigiiffiat

IUCN - International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (World Conservation Union) - Pinngortitap aamma Pisuussutit Pinngortitamiittut Allanngutsaaliorneqarnissaat pillugit Nunat Tamalaat Suleqatigiiffiat

IWC - International Whaling Commission - Arfanniartarneq pillugu Nunat Tamalaat Kommissioniat

Joint Commission on Conservation and Management of Narwhal and Beluga (Canada/Greenland) - Canadap Kalaallit Nunaatalu akornanni Qilalukkat Qernertat aamma Qaqortat Nungutsaaliorneqarnissaat Iluaquteqarniarnikkullu Ingerlatsivigineqarnerat pillugu Ataatsimut Kommissioni

NGO - Non Governmental Organizations - Suleqatigiiffiit Naalakkersuisunit Akuliusimaffigineqanngitsut

NOAA - National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration - USA-mi naalakkersuisut imaani silaannarmilu pissutsinut pisortaqarfiat

UNCED - United Nations Conference on Environment and Development - Naalagaaffiit Peqatigiit Avatangiisit Ineriartornerlu pillugit Ataatsimeersuarnerat

UNDRIP - United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples - Nunat inoqqaavisa pisinnaatitaaffii pillugit Naalagaaffiit Peqatigiit nalunaarutaat

UNEP - United Nations Environment Programme - Naalagaaffiit Peqatigiit Avatangiisit pillugit Pilersaarutaat

UNPFII - United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues

United Nations Human Rights Commission - Naalagaaffiit Peqatigiit Inuit Pisinnaatitaaffii pillugit Kommissioniat

UTA - United Tribes of Alaska - Alaskami Naggueqatigiit Namminneq Naalakkersuisuisa Kattuffiat

WCIP - World Council of Indigenous Peoples - Nunarsuarmi Nunat Inoqqaavisa Siunnersuisoqatigiiffiat

WGIP - United Nations Working Group on Indigenous Populations - Naalagaaffiit Peqatigiit Nunat Inoqqaavi pillugit Suleqatigiissitaat

WTO - World Trade Organization - Nunarsuarmi Niuernermut Suleqatigiiffik

WWF - World Wide Fund for Nature - Pinngortitap Iluunngarmi Allanngutsaaliorneqarnissaa pillugu Nunarsuaq Tamakkerlugu Aningaasaateqarfik

Konventionit, nalunaarutit - Agenda 21 - Oqaluuserisassaq nr. 21

Baselimi Konventioni - Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes and their Disposal - Eqqakkat Ulorianartut Killeqarfiit Pitarlugit Angallanneqartarneranni Nakkutigineqartarnissaat Suujunnaarsinneqartarnissaallu pillugit Konventioni

Convention on Biological Diversity - Uumassusillit Amerlalluinnartuunnerisa Iluungarmik Allanngutsaaliorneqarnissaat pillugu Konventioni

Bruxellesimi Konventioni - Convention relating to intervention on the High Seas in Case of Oil Polution Casualties - Imavinni Uuliamit Mingutsitsisoqartillugu Akuliussinnaaneq pillugu Konventioni

Convention on the Rights of the Child - Meeqqat Pisinnaatitaaffii pillugit Konventioni

CITES - Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora - Nunat Tamalaat akornanni Uumasunik Nujuartanik Naasunillu Pinngortitami Namminermi Naasartunik Nungutaaqqajaasunillu Niuerneq pillugu Konventioni

International Convention on Civil Liability for Oil Pollution Damage - Uuliamit mingutsitsisoqarsimatillugu ajoqusiinerit pinerluttuliornerunngitsutut eqqaartuussissutaasarnissaat pillugit Nunat Tamalaat akornanni Konventioni

International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights - Innuttaasutut Naalakkersuinikkullu Pisinnaatitaaffiit pillugit Konventioni

Convention on Climate Change - Silap Pissusiisa allanngorarneri pillugit Konventioni

International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights - Aningaasarsiornermi, Inooqatigiinnermi Kultureqarnermilu Pisinnaatitaaffiit pillugit Konventioni

Rio Declaration (on Environment and Development) - (Avatangiisit Ineriartornerlu pillugit) Riomiit Nalunaarut

ESPOMI KONVENTIONI - Convention on Environmental Impact Assessment in A Transboundary Context - Naalagaaffiit Killeqarfii akornutiginagit Avatangiisinik Sunniisarnerit Nalilersorneqartarneri pillugit Konventioni

Convention on the Establishment of an International Fund for Compensation for Oil Pollution and Damage - Uuliamit mingutserisoqartillugu ajoqusikkanut taarsiissuteqartarnissanut Nunat Tamalaat Aningaasaateqarfiliornerat pillugu Konventioni

Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples - Nunat Inoqqaavisa Pisinnaatitaaffii pillugit Nalunaarut

Convention concerning Indigenous and Tribal Peoples in Independent Countries - Naalagaaffinni Namminersortuni Nunat Inoqqaavi aammalu Inuit Inuiaqatigiittut Inuusut pillugit Konventioni (ILO-p konventionia nr. 169)

Universal Declaration on Human Rights - Inuit Pisinnaatitaaffii pillugit Nunarsuarmioqatigiinnut Nalunaarut

Londonimi Konventioni - Convention on the Prevention of Marine Pollution by Dumping of Waters and Other Matters - Eqqakkat Taakkununngalu Akuusinnaajumaartut Allat Eqqarneqartarnerisigut Imavinni Mingutsiterisinnaaneq Pinaveersaartinniarlugu Konventioni

Marpol - Convention for the Prevention of Pollution by Ships - Umiarsuarnit mingutsitsisarnerit pinaveersaartinniarlugit Konventioni

Oilpol - International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution of the Sea by Oil - Imavinni uuliamit mingutsiterisinnaanissaq pinaveersaartinniarlugu Nunat Tamalaat akornanni Konventioni

Oslomi Konventioni - Convention for the Prevention of Marine Pollution by Dumping from Ships and Aircrafts - Imaviit Umiarsuarnit Timmisartunillu Eqqaavigineqartarnermikkut Mingutsinneqarsinnaanerisa Pinaveersaartinneqarnissaat pillugu Konventioni

Parisimi Konventioni - Convention on the Prevention of Marine Pollution from Land-based Sources - Nunamiit Immanik Mingutserinerup Pinaveersaartinneqarnissaa pillugu Konventioni

Declaration on the Protection of the Arctic Environment - Issittumi Avatangiisit Illersorneqarnissaat pillugu Nalunaarut

Ramsarimi Konventioni - Convention on Wetlands of International Importance especially as Waterfowl Habitat - Masarsuit Pingaartumik Timmissanit Imarmiunit Najugannaarineqartarnermikkut Nunanut Tamalaanut Pingaarutillit pillugit Konventioni

Solas - Convention on Safety of lives at Seas - Imavitsigut Angallassivinni Ajutoornaveersaarnissanut Malittarisassat pillugit Konventioni

Unclos - United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea - Naalagaaffiit Peqatigiit Imavinni Pisinnaatitaaffiit pillugit Konventioniat

Washingtonimi Konventioni (tak. CITES)

Wienimi Konventioni - Convention for the Protection of the Ozone Layer - Silaannarsuup Ozoniata Illersorneqarneqarnissaa pillugu Konventioni (CFC pillugu Konventioni)

Oqaatsit assigiiaamik atugassat allattorsimaffiat - Avatangiisit Isumaqatigiissusiortarnerillu

Accession - Tiltrædelse

Additions - Ilassutit

Adjacent to - Killeqarfiit

Affirming - Uppernarsarlugu

Arctic Haze - Pujorluk

Assessment - Naliliineq

Being confident that - Tatigalugu

Boundaries Killeqarfiit

Biodiversity - Avatangiisini ataatsini naasoqangaassuseq uumasoqangaassuserlu

Concerned - Ernummateqartut

Conservation - Illersuineq, Qularnaviineq, Allanngutsaaliuineq, Piujuartitsineq

Considering - Eqqarsaatigalugu

Convening - Ataatsimiigiaqqullugu

Convinced - Qularutiginagu

Deletions Minitsinerit

Denunciation - Atorunnaarsitsineq

Derived from - Tassanngaanneersoq

Designate - Toqqarlugu

Desiring to stem - Illuatungilerniarlugu

Distinct - Immikkuullarissut

Diversity - Amerlangaassuseq

Done - Suliarineqartoq

Emphasizing - Erseqqissarlugu

Encouraging - Kaammattuutigalugu

Encroachment - Innarliineq

Enforcement - Atortitsineq (inatsisinik)

Equitable - Naapertuilluartumik

Extensions - Annertusaanerit

Extinction - Nungutaaneq

Humane Trapping - Kiisartut toqutsigasuartartut atorlugit piniarneq

Interference - Akuliunneq

Implementation - Piviusunngortitsineq, naammassinninneq

In accordance with - Naapertorlugu

In witness whereof - Tamanna uppernarsarlugu

Interdependence - Pisariaqarteqatigiinneq

Irreparable - Taarserneqarsinnaanngitsoq

Management - Pinngortitamik Iluaquteqarniarnermik (allaffissornikkut) ingerlatsineq

Recognizing - Nassuerutigalugu

Recommendations - Kaammattuutit/Inassutit

Restrictions - Killiliinerit

Solemnly proclaims - Ilumoorullugu nalunaarutigaat

Specific - Konkrete

Sustainable - Nungusaataanngitsumik, Nungukkiartuutaanngitsumik

Transcend frontiers - Killeqarfiit pitarlugit

Wardening - Nakkutilliineq

Waterfowl Habitat - Timmissat naluumasut najugaqarfii

Wetlands - Masarsoqarfiit

Wise use Eqqarsaatigilluakkamik atuineq

Non Governmental Organizations (NGO) - Suleqatigiiffiit, kattuffiillu Naalakkersuisunit Akuliusimaffigineqanngitsut (SNA)