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"Polar" Hayes: The arctic journeys of Isaac Israel Hayes, M.D. (1832-1881)

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New York State Journal of Medicine 72(18):2355-2358 Sept 15, 1972
Publication Type
Article
Date
1972
Author
Fortuine, R.
Author Affiliation
University of Alaska Anchorage
Source
New York State Journal of Medicine 72(18):2355-2358 Sept 15, 1972
Date
1972
Language
English
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Physicians--arctic regions--biography
Expeditions--history--arctic regions
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Government of Canada response to the report of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Trade : "Canada and the circumpolar world : meeting the challenges of cooperation into the twenty-first century".

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature293181
Publication Type
Report
Date
1998
Author
Canada. Parliament. House of Commons. Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Trade.
Author Affiliation
Government of Canada
Date
1998
Language
English
French
Geographic Location
Canada
Publication Type
Report
Physical Holding
University of Alaska Fairbanks
Keywords
Canada - International cooperation - Arctic regions
Sustainable development
Arctic Regions
Notes
HC740.E5 C36 1998 ALASKA
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Report
Date
1988
Author
United States Arctic Research Commission
Date
1988
Language
English
Geographic Location
U.S.
Publication Type
Report
Physical Holding
University of Alaska Anchorage
Keywords
Arctic Regions
Notes
UAA ALASKA G600.U55 no. 1
Findings and recommendations of the U.S. Arctic Research Commission
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International Study of Arctic Change (ISAC) International Program Office,
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Website
Date
2013-
  1 website  
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International Study of Arctic Change (ISAC) International Program Office,
Date
2013-
Language
English
Publication Type
Website
Keywords
Arctic Regions
Abstract
The Arctic Observing Summit (AOS) is a high-level, biennial summit that aims to provide community-driven, science-based guidance for the design, implementation, coordination and sustained long-term (decades) operation of an international network of Arctic observing systems.
The AOS provides a platform to address urgent and broadly recognized needs of Arctic observing across all components of the Arctic system, including the human component. It fosters international communication and the widespread coordination of long-term observations aimed at improving understanding and responding to system-scale Arctic change. The AOS is an international forum for optimizing resource allocation through coordination and exchange among all involved or interested in long-term observing activities, while minimizing duplication and gaps.
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Northern Research Forum and the University of the Arctic Thematic Network (TN) on Geopolitics and Security.
Publication Type
Website
Date
2012-
  1 website  
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Northern Research Forum and the University of the Arctic Thematic Network (TN) on Geopolitics and Security.
Date
2012-
Language
English
Publication Type
Website
Keywords
Arctic Regions
Abstract
The Arctic Yearbook is the outcome of the Northern Research Forum and the University of the Arctic Thematic Network (TN) on Geopolitics and Security. The TN also organizes the annual Calotte Academy.
The Arctic Yearbook seeks to be the preeminent repository of critical analysis on the Arctic region, with a mandate to inform observers about the state of Arctic politics, governance and security. It is an international and interdisciplinary double-blind peer-reviewed publication, published online to ensure wide distribution and accessibility to a variety of stakeholders and observers. The Arctic Yearbook is open access. Readers may download, distribute, photocopy, cite or excerpt this Arctic Yearbook material provided it is properly and fully credited and not used for commercial purposes.
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Website
  1 website  
Language
English
Publication Type
Website
Keywords
Arctic Regions
Notes
Through outreach activities and with competent and committed partners on arctic issues, Arctic Frontiers sets the agenda, linking policy, business and science for responsible and sustainable development of the Arctic. The main premise behind Arctic Frontiers is to couple academia with decision makers from government and business. The Arctic Frontiers partnership network consists of some of the world’s leading actors in the Arctic. The competence and interdisciplinarity of the partner network is unique in both national and international contexts.
The Arctic’s role is changing. From being a cold periphery, the region is increasingly playing a role at the centre on the geopolitical stage. With vast energy and marine resources, the region is on the agenda of industrial, political and societal organisations across the globe. Increased human activity in the Arctic will have significant economic, political, and social implications for Arctic nations and will influence the Arctic environment. Arctic Frontiers discusses the political frameworks needed to utilise these opportunities in a responsible way.
Arctic Frontiers started out in 2006 assembling the first global scientific conference on economic, societal and environmental sustainable growth in the north. In January 2020, we will arrange the 14th conference with the theme “Power of knowledge”. The conference has a pan arctic perspective and builds new partnerships across nations, generations and ethnic groups. Arctic Frontiers provides a forum for dialogue and communication between science, government and industry in the Arctic.
In between the annual conferences, the Arctic Frontiers secretariat works together with the partners with all the five pillars that Arctic Frontiers is founded upon; Policy, Business, Science, Arena and Young. Through seminars, open debates, workshops, projects and network meetings both in Norway and abroad, Arctic Frontiers sets the agenda and advocates a responsible knowledge-based growth and development in the Arctic.
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Feb-2011
  1 document  
Author
Arctic Council
Date
Feb-2011
Language
English
Geographic Location
Multi-National
File Size
120409
Keywords
Health
Arctic Regions
Abstract
The health ministers from seven Arctic countries met in Nuuk, Greenland, to discuss common health issues. Following extensive discussions, the meeting concluded with the signing of the "Arctic Health Declaration," an expression of the Arctic countries' intention to strengthen circumpolar cooperation on health issues. In the declaration, the Arctic countries agree to share best practice and to further develop their cooperation with the objective to ensure increased participation in health research of Arctic indigenous peoples.
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ACSAO-DK04_5_1_The_Arctic_Health_Declaration.pdf

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New Health. 1948 Feb; 23(2):12-4
Publication Type
Journal Article
Date
Feb-1948
Author
A R PEERS
Source
New Health. 1948 Feb; 23(2):12-4
Date
Feb-1948
Language
English
Publication Type
Journal Article
Keywords
Arctic Regions
Humans
PubMed ID
18917068 View in PubMed
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Sci Illus. 1947 Nov; 2(11):17-112
Publication Type
Journal Article
Date
Nov-1947
Author
V STEFANSSON
Source
Sci Illus. 1947 Nov; 2(11):17-112
Date
Nov-1947
Language
English
Publication Type
Journal Article
Keywords
Arctic Regions
Humans
PubMed ID
20265576 View in PubMed
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Website
Date
2008-
  1 website  
Date
2008-
Language
English
Publication Type
Website
Keywords
Arctic Regions
Permafrost
Abstract
The International Permafrost Association, founded in 1983, has as its objectives to foster the dissemination of knowledge concerning permafrost and to promote cooperation among persons and national or international organizations engaged in scientific investigation and engineering work on permafrost. Membership is through adhering national or multinational organizations or as individuals in countries where no Adhering Body exists. The IPA is governed by its officers and a Council consisting of representatives from 26 Adhering Bodies having interests in some aspect of theoretical, basic and applied frozen ground research, including permafrost, seasonal frost, artificial freezing and periglacial phenomena. Committees, Working Groups, and Task Forces organize and coordinate research activities and special projects.
The IPA became an Affiliated Organization of the International Union of Geological Sciences in July 1989. The Association’s primary responsibilities are convening International Permafrost Conferences, undertaking special projects such as preparing databases, maps, bibliographies, and glossaries, and coordinating international field programs and networks. Conferences were held in West Lafayette, Indiana, USA, 1963; in Yakutsk, Siberia, 1973; in Edmonton, Canada, 1978; in Fairbanks, Alaska, 1983; in Trondheim, Norway, 1988; in Beijing, China, 1993; in Yellowknife, Canada, 1998, in Zurich, Switzerland, 2003, and in Fairbanks, Alaska, USA, 2008. Field excursions are an integral part of each Conference, and are organized by the host country.
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