COP21 and the Arctic: Adaptation, Damage, and the Work to be Done

Yesterday, Okalik Eegeesiak, Chair of the Inuit Circumpolar Council and representative of the Arctic indigenous delegation at COP21, addressed world l[Full Text]

2015-12-07

Closing Week One at COP21: India, the Arctic, and Reaching an Agreement

As leaders and the publics they represent end week one of negotiations at COP21, The Arctic Institute is publishing articles, infographics, and interv[Full Text]

2015-12-07

COP21 and the Arctic: What's at Stake?

Beginning today, 40,000 state leaders, advocates, and experts will convene in Paris to seek a binding solution to climate change at the 21st UN Climat[Full Text]

2015-11-30

Arctic, non-Arctic nations hold talks on fishing limits at top of the world

Canada and Arctic coastal countries are to hold talks with non-Arctic nations Monday about imposing a fishing moratorium in seas at the top of the wor[Full Text]

2015-11-30

Bill McKibben: What the Paris conference on climate change can do for planet Earth

Starting Monday, diplomats and scientists, activists and heads of state at the 2015 U.N. climate change conference in Paris will scramble to reach the[Full Text]

2015-11-30

Putin calls for balance between business and environment in the Arctic

Keeping a balance between extraction of resources and conservation of the fragile ecosystem is a key priority for Russia, President Vladimir Putin say[Full Text]

2015-11-24

Nordic Climate- and Environment Ministers Declaration of Climate Change

The Nordic countries call for game-changing global climate action at COP21 in Paris.Date: Oct 28, 2015Location: ReykjavikThe Nordic Council of Ministe[Full Text]

2015-11-24

The Arctic has a limited role in COP21

Despite recent focus on effects of climate change in the Arctic by leading Arctic nations, there is reason to believe that the region will not be addr[Full Text]

2015-11-24

The U.S. still needs Arctic energy

Editors' Note: America has fallen behind its economic competitors—namely Russia and China—in Arctic resource and infrastructure investment. Charles Eb[Full Text]

2015-11-23

Following in Shell's footsteps, oil major Statoil will also exit the Alaskan Arctic

Statoil, the major Norwegian oil company, announced Tuesday that just like Royal Dutch Shell, it too is abandoning plans of drilling in the Alaskan Ar[Full Text]

2015-11-23