Louis Fortier, a scientist who revolutionized Arctic research in Canada, has died

Louis Fortier, a scientist who revolutionized Arctic research in Canada, has...

Louis Fortier, an oceanographer who transformed the way Arctic research is conducted in Canada, died on October 4 from complications related to leukemia. He...
Greenland’s premier narrowly avoids a no-confidence vote

Greenland’s premier narrowly avoids a no-confidence vote

Greenland’s political watchers will have noted that it was only fitting that it was Aleqa Hammond, an outspoken former premier, who did the honors...
Warm winter clothes head to Nunavut thanks to Canada Goose and actor Ryan Reynolds

Warm winter clothes head to Nunavut thanks to Canada Goose and...

The parka-making company Canada Goose and Hollywood actor and film producer Ryan Reynolds have teamed up to bring warmth to a Nunavut community. Canada Goose...
The death of an Indigenous women in a Quebec hospital mirrors Inuit experience seeking health care, Makivik says

The death of an Indigenous women in a Quebec hospital mirrors...

The organization representing Nunavik Inuit is publicly denouncing the treatment of a dying Atikamekw woman in a Quebec hospital earlier this week, saying it’s...
Greenland reimposes traveler quarantines in a bid to remain coronavirus-free

Greenland reimposes traveler quarantines in a bid to remain coronavirus-free

In Greenland, the tourism season — for what it was this year — is essentially over. That made this week’s decision to re-implement a...
Leery of Danish spike in COVID-19 cases, Greenland considers reinstating quarantine for travelers

Leery of Danish spike in COVID-19 cases, Greenland considers reinstating quarantine...

A resurgence of COVID-19 in Denmark and other European countries has public health officials in Greenland calling on residents there to avoid all unnecessary...
There are alternatives to sacrificing the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge’s coastal plain

There are alternatives to sacrificing the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge’s coastal...

The Trump administration recently gave the final go-ahead to drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, which by the end of 2020 would authorize...
A controversial Greenland mine passes a key regulatory hurdle, and heads for public comment

A controversial Greenland mine passes a key regulatory hurdle, and heads...

One of Greenland’s most controversial mining projects, a proposed uranium and rare earths mine, has reached what its owners describe as a “major” milestone...
Greenland mushers’ group orders a canine quarantine to prevent spread of outside genes

Greenland mushers’ group orders a canine quarantine to prevent spread of...

As part of Greenland’s cultural heritage, the country’s population of sled dogs is fiercely protected and closely monitored in order to protect their health...
Nunavut government limits hunting of Dolphin and Union caribou

Nunavut government limits hunting of Dolphin and Union caribou

The Government of Nunavut is restricting the hunting of the Kitkmeot region’s Dolphin and Union Caribou Herd through an interim total allowable harvest of...