Esau Sinnok representing his community in Paris

Here is some inspiration to kick off your Friday–look at Esau’s smile! He is a really incredible advocate as you’ll read and he gives us lots of hope. Excited that he is representing Alaska and his community in Paris. http://www.sierraclub.org/compass/2015/12/my-experience-secretary-sally-jewell

Finland: Saami indigenous people disregarded

The Saami of northern Europe are facing threats from all sides. Timber, pulp and mining companies are crowding into their ancestral land, clearing the boreal forests and destroying their livelihoods. Enough is enough: tell Finland to finally adopt the International…

SAO meets in Whitehorse

SAO meets in Whitehorse for final gathering under Canadian Chairmanship March 2-5, 2015 Read interview with Koji Sekimizu, Secretary General of the International Maritime Organization, on the Polar Code, IMO, and the Arctic Council [read more about Arctic Council]