Concerns at The Top of the World

Climate change and development are transforming the circumpolar region

Sarah McGregor
Published: Wednesday, 09/22/2004 12:00 am EDT

'Pay more attention to circumpolar affairs,' was a curious recommendation published in a government report last year, which surveyed Canadians on the future direction of foreign policy. The advice, gathered during town hall-style meetings and Internet chats, is remarkable given the region's geographical and cultural distance from major centres.

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