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Transcending Boundaries

Published: November 16, 2016
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This precedent-setting agreement recognizes, at its core, that cooperation and the continued integrity of our aquatic ecosystems are fundamental to building thriving and resilient Canadian communities in an age of growing climatic uncertainty. 

Report, North

Glossary of Multilateral Terms for the Arctic Council

Published: March 3, 2016
Pages: 36
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The purpose of the Glossary of Multilateral Terms for the Arctic Council is to explore the vocabulary commonly used in multilateral organizations and identify and define terms, concepts and mechanisms used to communicate interests and negotiate agreements both inside and outside of the Arctic Council.

Report, North

Regional Governments in International Affairs: Lessons from the Arctic Conference Transcripts

Published: December 11, 2015
Pages: 87
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On September 18, 2015, the Munk-Gordon Arctic Security Program brought together 24 Arctic scholars and policy makers from across the circumpolar world to discuss the role of municipalities, territorial and state governments, and Indigenous organizations and governments in international affairs in the Arctic. The conference took place at the University of Toronto in Ontario, Canada.

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The Gordons: Portraits in Philanthropy

Published: November 30, 2015
Pages: 68
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In 1965, a visionary family set out to create a foundation that would address the complex policy challenges facing Canada. The torch was carried forward by subsequent Gordon generations, and today, the founding vision is still thriving.

Fellowship, North

Homelessness Policy in Yellowknife

Published: September 14, 2015
Pages: 28
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In this Jane Glassco Northern Fellowship research paper, Moses Hernandez utilizes "photovoice" to give voice to Aboriginal experiences of homelessness in Yellowknife. 

Fellowship, North

Northern Dene Languages: Use Them or Lose Them: Arctic Athabaskan Language

Published: September 1, 2015
Pages: 23
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Authors Moses Hernandez, Nina Larsson, Jessie MacKenzie, and Itoah Scott-Enns examine the challenges of Northern Dene language vitality, and identify options and recommendations for Arctic Athabaskan linguistic community recovery.  

Fellowship, North

Integrating Traditional Practices into Inuit Mental Wellness Programs

Published: September 1, 2015
Pages: 32
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Authors Kluane Adamek, Teevi Mackay, and Mitchell White examine the integration of traditional Inuit practices into

eBook, North

IBA Community Toolkit

Published: June 25, 2015
Pages: 215
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The IBA Community Toolkit is a free resource for First Nations, Inuit and Métis communities in Canada considering impact and benefit agreements, specifically those with mining companies.

eBook, North

Trousse d’outils communautaires sur les era

Published: June 1, 2015
Pages: 215
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La présente trousse est destinée aux communautés engagées dans les négociations de ce type d’ententes avec les sociétés minières. Elle a été rédigée pour les négociateurs, pour les membres des équipes de négociation au sein des communautés, pour les consultants qui travaillent avec les communautés et les organisations autochtones.

Report, North

Rethinking the Top of the World

Published: April 22, 2015
Pages: 16
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Read highlights from the Munk-Gordon Arctic Security Program's recent Arctic public opinion poll.