Arctic Council


Aglukkaq Hands Reins To John Kerry

IQALUIT, Nunavut - The United States assumed leadership of the Arctic Council on Friday and made it clear that the attention of the eight countries that ring the North Pole will shift from economic de...

A Historical First

Nunavut's Leona Aglukkaq will be the first Inuk ever to lead the Arctic Council, the world's main international forum on northern issues. Aglukkaq, who is also Canada’s health and northern developmen...

Arctic Agenda In Canada, U.S. Hands

Canada and the United States have a chance to set the Arctic agenda for the next four years — if they decide to take it, says a report from two prominent foreign affairs think-tanks."While their inter...