Most of the Arctic, like most of the world, is commonly owned. With ownership comes the obligation to manage our resources for the benefit of the total. To do that, we must understand the reality, the richness, and the responsibility of the North.

– Governor Walter J. Hickel, Founder

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21 Jul

2015 Arctic Energy Summit

The Institute of the North is excited to announce the next Arctic Energy Summit (AES) to be held Fall of 2015 in Fairbanks, Alaska. The AES is a multi-disciplinary event expected to draw...

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18 Jul

Arctic Resource Governance Research Project

The Institute of the North is excited to release the first 2014 Arctic Resource Governance Network research project. This project reviews and discusses the impact of electrical grid...

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17 Jul

Special Representative for the Arctic Region and Special Advisor for Arctic Science and Policy

Read the official statement here.

Admiral Robert J. Papp, Jr. will lead U.S. efforts to advance U.S. interests in the Arctic Region as the State Department’s Special Representative....

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3 Jul

Bering Strait Messenger Network Monthly Meeting Minutes

Meeting minutes are now updated through May 2014, click here. Topics of discussion in may focused on Arctic Economic Viability and Sustainability. June 2014 meeting minutes are...

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24 Jun

2013 ARCTIC ENERGY SUMMIT EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

The 2013 Arctic Energy Summit Executive Summary has been competed and be downloaded below. The 2013 Arctic Energy Summit produced interactive, meaningful cross-governance engagement and...

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21 May

Norway Policy Tour

The Institute of the North has developed a short follow up trip to Norway on June 19 and 20, as part of a larger group going to Finland during that period. The two-day session is...

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17 Apr

Looking Back: 20 Years After Rovaniemi

In 1994 Governor Wally Hickel gave a pioneering speech to the Arctic Opportunities Conference in Rovaniemi, Finland. After the fall of the Soviet Union, the Arctic was opened for...

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15 Apr

Northern Regions Mining Summit

How do permitting systems allow timely business decisions while responding to robust public participation and environmental risk considerations? How do Northern communities attract...

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31 Mar

Northern Regions Mining Summit - Early Bird Registration Extended

Early registration has been extended for the Northern Regions Mining Summit to April 15. Online registration is at http://www.institutenorth.org/NRMS

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Please find the draft agenda here...

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