Blog – The Arctic shipping route no one is talking about

By mid-century – and perhaps by 2035 – a Transpolar Passage will open across the Arctic Ocean via the North

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U.S., Russia thwarting black carbon reduction efforts in Arctic, says Finland

Black carbon pollution remains a pressing concern in the Arctic, but the U.S. and Russia are thwarting regional co-operation efforts

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Why are the tuberculosis rates in the Canadian Arctic 290 times those in the rest of the country?

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau today apologized in Iqaluit, Nunavut for the way the Canadian government treated Inuit patients with tuberculosis

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Inuit, First Nations, Métis welcome Canadian gov’s Indigenous child protection legislation

Canada’s Inuit, First Nations and Métis organizations say they welcome the Indigenous child protection legislation introduced by the federal government

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Arctic Sweden to welcome thousands of international troops for Northern Wind exercise

Winter warfare capabilities are in focus when Northern Wind kicks off in Norrbotten in March. The exercise takes place in

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Iceland talks Arctic, Trump’s ditching of climate accord, with U.S. Secretary of State

Iceland’s Prime Minister Katrin Jakobsdottir discussed climate change with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in Reykjavik on Friday, saying the continued

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Climate change could unleash Greenland sand bonanza, say researchers

The sediment left behind as climate change melts Greenland’s glaciers could provide unexpected export opportunities for the territory as the

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Drilling opponents in U.S. House launch bill to close ANWR

In the U.S. House, opponents of development in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (northern Alaska) filed a bill Monday that

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