Rex Tillerson signed a statement supporting Arctic science. Trump’s budget would cut it.

Rex Tillerson signed a statement supporting Arctic science. Trump’s budget would...

The Trump administration's latest budget proposal aims to significantly reduce funding for Arctic climate research, among other environmental programs - a move climate scientists...
Trump administration sought last-minute changes to soften Arctic Council climate-change commitment

Trump administration sought last-minute changes to soften Arctic Council climate-change commitment

When foreign ministers from all eight Arctic nations signed a declaration this month committing their countries to fighting climate change, they had to reckon...
Environmentalists gear up for another fight over ANWR

Environmentalists gear up for another fight over ANWR

When introducing his first budget on Monday, President Donald Trump revived a long-dormant political issue: The future of the oil underneath the Arctic National...
Denmark works to keep Greenland and the Faroe Islands from going their separate ways

Denmark works to keep Greenland and the Faroe Islands from going...

When it came right down to it, none of the members of the Folketing, the Danish national assembly, debating the state of Denmark’s relationship...
Trump budget seeks to halve oil stockpile, open Arctic refuge to drilling

Trump budget seeks to halve oil stockpile, open Arctic refuge to...

WASHINGTON — U.S. President Donald Trump's White House wants to sell half of the nation's emergency oil stockpile and open the Alaska National Wildlife Refuge...
With Trump administration intentions unclear, Alaskans might have to fill the void on Arctic policy

With Trump administration intentions unclear, Alaskans might have to fill the...

For the rapidly warming Arctic, where people may be anxious about climate change, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson last week had some soothing words. The Arctic Council,...
Science cooperation promised in newly signed Arctic Council agreement

Science cooperation promised in newly signed Arctic Council agreement

The United States, Russia and the six other Arctic nations pledged to cooperate on science across the circumpolar north, signing a binding agreement Thursday to...
Green groups sue over Trump executive order on Arctic drilling

Green groups sue over Trump executive order on Arctic drilling

WASHINGTON — Ten environmental and Alaska Native groups sued the federal government Wednesday over President Donald Trump’s executive order aimed at rolling back regulations...
Shakeup at Greenland’s foreign ministry continues

Shakeup at Greenland’s foreign ministry continues

In the span of a week, Greenland’s foreign minister and the head of the foreign ministry have stepped down. Yesterday, Kai Holst Andersen, the deputy...
Education should be cornerstone of Arctic policy, says Canadian report

Education should be cornerstone of Arctic policy, says Canadian report

Mary Simon’s final report, A new Shared Arctic Leadership Model, puts the North’s social needs front and center, making more than 40 recommendations on...