This video features a presentation by Alan Kessel, the legal adviser at the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada (DFAIT), in addition to opening remarks by Jane Moss, Duke Center for Canadian Studies and an introduction by Stephen Brereton, Consulate General of Canada in Atlanta.
“Who ‘Owns’ The Arctic?: An International and Interdisciplinary Conference” was hosted by the UNC Center for Slavic, Eurasian and East European Studies (CSEEES) in conjunction with the Canadian Studies Center at Duke University and in partnership with the Government of Canada. The conference explored central topics such as relations between Arctic nations and how accelerating climate change is altering the political and economic relationships between these nations.
Visit arcticuncduke.com for more information about the conference.