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Get Heavy Fuel Oil Out of the Arctic

In the News | October 25, 2016 | Nunatsiaq News | Nunatsiaq News
Keep the Arctic cold and clean by cutting out heavy shipping fuels: that’s the message from a coalition of environmental advocacy groups and Indigenous speakers who want the International...

Inuit to Make First Address to World Shipping Group

In the News | October 23, 2016 | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | The Canadian Press
A delegation of Arctic aboriginals that includes Canadian Inuit will use its first appearance before the group that regulates global shipping to argue that it shouldn’t be its last....

Why the Arctic is Central to the Earth's Climate System

In the News | October 20, 2016 | Hannah Hoag, Arctic Deeply | Arctic Deeply
In September 2016, President Obama ratified the climate change deal signed by nearly 200 nations in Paris in December 2015. The agreement promises to keep the global rise in...

Why We Need to Get the World's Dirtiest Fuel Out of Arctic Waters

In the News | October 20, 2016 | Dr. Sian Prior, Arctic Now | Arctic Now
The Arctic's maritime history is littered with tales of ships crushed or trapped by ice, or of vessels disappeared without a trace.

Arctic Indigenous Leaders to Push for Maritime Representation

In the News | October 20, 2016 | Levon Sevunts, Radio Canada International | Radio Canada International
A coalition of environmental groups is calling for a permanent voice for Arctic Indigenous communities at the world body that regulates the global maritime industry.

Battle Lines Drawn for Fiery IMO Gathering

In the News | October 20, 2016 | Sam Chambers, Splash 24/7 | Splash 24/7
The battle lines have been drawn for what is expected to be a fierce fight at next week’s 70th meeting of the International Maritime Organization’s Marine Environmental Protection Committee...