This video features a panel including Elizabeth Elliot-Meisel, Creighton University, Mary Simon, Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami (ITK), Pavel Baev, Research Institute Oslo (PRIO) and Michael Byers, University of British Columbia, with moderator John Thompson, Duke University, with an official welcome from Jonathan Hartlyn, UNC College of Arts and Sciences.
“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.