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Tuesday, 20 August 2013 12:26

AC Chair Meeting at IPS

Patrick Borbey, Chair of the Senior Arctic Officials of the Arctic Council, today paid a visit to the Arctic Council Indigenous Peoples Secretariat. The delegation he headed included, among others, the Canadian Ambassador to Denmark, André François Giroux.

The meeting started with Erik Gant, explaining in detail the work of IPS and how it is built in with the Permanent Participants and the Arctic Council. Next, the issue of IPS relocation to Tromsø was brought up and Erik Gant described the developments on the relocation issue.

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Friday, 28 June 2013 11:31

Traditional Knowledge

There is no unanimous international definition on what traditional knowledge (TK) is, even though it has become an established, widely used phrase.

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Arctic Council Indigenous Peoples' Secretariat
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