Finno-Ugric Connections: Interview with Sven-Erik Soosaar


Alisa Musanovic  Today’s interview is with Sven-Erik Soosaar, a member of the Board of the Estonian NGO, Fenno-Ugria. He is

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Statement of the International Committee of Indigenous Peoples of Russia


International Committee of Indigenous Peoples of Russia WE – the undersigned representatives of the Indigenous peoples of the North, Siberia

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Listening to Arctic Voices in Extractive Industries


Rachael Lorna Johnstone and Anne Merrild Hansen in Tasiilaq. Dr Rachael Lorna Johnstone Adjunct Professor of Law, Ilisimatusarfik, Greenland; Professor of

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SDWG is the Human Voice of the Arctic Council: Sarah Cox


Sarah Cox and Justin Barnes In this ‘Polar Matters’ interview, Sarah Cox, Director of the Circumpolar Affairs Directorate, Department of

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Dr Nikolas Sellheim on The Seal Hunt: Cultures, Economies and Legal Regimes


© Nikolas Sellheim Lana Ollier and Nikolas Sellheim For the January edition of Polar Matters, Lana Ollier, Fellow at Polar Research

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Mental Health and Suicide in Canada and Greenland


Photo via Tiina Törmänen Arctic politics have long been relegated to the back burner when it comes to political awareness

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Finding the Middle Ground: Reggie Joule and the President’s Task Force


Reggie Joule, former mayor of the Northwest Arctic Borough, was one of the two indigenous representatives on the President’s State,

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Arctic Development: Rendezvous with Linda Priebe


For the second issue of our bimonthly interview series ‘Polar Matters’, Lana Ollier, Associate at Polar Research and Policy Initiative, spoke to

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Inuit Impact and Benefit Agreements (Part I): What Are They?


Image via Qikiqtani Inuit Association: Mary River Inuit Impact and Benefit Agreement Signing Ceremony. Relationships with Canadian Indigenous Peoples have

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Many Strong Voices for the Arctic and Tropical Islands


Credits: Many Strong Voices – Christine Germano By Ilan Kelman and John Crump. Tropical island and Arctic communities have faced

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World Economic Forum launches Arctic Investment Protocol (January 2016)


Image: A winter evening in the suburb of Qinngorput in Nuuk, Greenland © Mads Pihl – Visit Greenland Recognising the

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Inuit Arctic Policy – Inuit Circumpolar Council (2010)


Over the years, the Inuit Arctic Policy has become the main document for development on many issues in the Arctic

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The Sea Ice is Our Highway: An Inuit Perspective on Transportation in the Arctic (March 2008)


This report from the Inuit Circumpolar Council (ICC) Canada, published in March 2008, contributed to the Arctic Marine Shipping Assessment

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