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Of ice and men – lessons from Antarctica by John Crump

Of ice and men – lessons from Antarctica by John Crump

John Crump, Polar Issues Coordinator for UNEP/GRID-Arendal had a terrific piece in the Toronto Star this weekend about our recent Antarctic University...

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Nunavut Sivuniksavut celebrates new Ottawa home!

Nunavut Sivuniksavut celebrates new Ottawa home!

Congratulations to Nunavut Sivuniksavut on its new centre in downtown Ottawa! From Nunatsiaq Online by Sarah Rogers (May 15, 2011) "Inuit celebrated the grand...

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SOI Alum Anthony Arreak: Canadian Future Achiever Award winner!

SOI Alum Anthony Arreak: Canadian Future Achiever Award winner!

Congratulations to SOI Alum Anthony Arreak has just  received a prestigious Canadian Future Achiever Award! Anthony was a member of our 2009 Arctic...

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Conservation courses offered this summer!

Conservation courses offered this summer!

There are still some spots available in both the 2011 Oshawa and Kemptville OSAP courses being offered in June.   Similar to last year we will be offering two...

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A toast to the future of the Arctic!

A toast to the future of the Arctic!

Last week WWF-Canada held an event at Evergreen Brick Works in Toronto to celebrate the significant milestone of protecting 100 million hectares in...

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Canadians Support The Arctic Council

Canadians Support The Arctic Council

The Munk School of Global Affairs and the Walter & Duncan Gordon Foundation released a report yesterday. It provides backround and explores how Canadians...

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Coastal nations urged to preserve Arctic waters

Coastal nations urged to preserve Arctic waters

An interesting story in this morning's Globe and Mail by Gloria Galloway points to issues that will be discussed at next week's 2nd International Marine...

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Re-thinking the Top of the World: The Arctic Council

Re-thinking the Top of the World: The Arctic Council

Today, the Canada Centre for Global Security Studies at the Munk School of Global Affairs (Munk School) and the Walter and Duncan Gordon Foundation...

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2011 Arctic Atmospheric Science Summer School

2011 Arctic Atmospheric Science Summer School

The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) of Canada's Collaborative Research and Training Experience (CREATE) program announces a call for...

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Calling for the world to go beyond fossil fuels!

Calling for the world to go beyond fossil fuels!

"Moving Planet is a worldwide rally to demand solutions to the climate crisis—a single day to move away from fossil fuels. For too long, our leaders have...

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