The second Arctic Resilience Forum will be held online every Wednesday from 11:30am – 1:00pm (EST) over a series of ten weeks, beginning October 7, 2020. Each session touches on a specific aspect of Arctic resilience. The forum seeks to actively engage participants in conversations about how to build the resilience of Arctic communities and ecosystems. It offers the opportunity to discuss concrete best practices and experiences from the Council and the broader community of circumpolar experts and knowledge holders. The Arctic Resilience Forum aims to continue to strengthen cooperation on resilience work.
The sessions include:
October 7: Indigenous Youth Leadership
October 14: Food Security
October 21: Renewable Energy
October 28: Human Health & Pandemics
November 11: Broadband Connectivity
November 18: Gender
November 25: Socio-Ecological Resilience
December 2: Financing Resilience
December 9: Infrastructure
December 16: Working Together in the Arctic: Indigenous and Western Knowledge Systems
January 2021 (specific date TBC): A summary event to draw together themes from all sessions.
For more information and to register, please visit our event page HERE.