Ecosystems, Economies, and Climate Change: Scientific and Traditional Knowledge

Organized by: Institut nordique du Québec and Gouvernement du Québec 13. July 2016

The Institut nordique du Québec and Gouvernement du Québec are organizing a breakout session aiming to spur dialogue between academic, scientific, aboriginal, and government perspectives regarding the importance of knowledge, expertise sharing, and national and international cooperation to sustainable northern development.

The session, "Impacts of Climate Change on Ecosystems, Economies, and Northern Communities: Dialogue between Scientific and Traditional Knowledge" will include presentations focusing on the knowledge essential to northern development in the context of climate change.

Quebec

Institut Nordique

A panel discussion will focus on climate change adaptation from academic, scientific and Inuit perspectives.

Nunavik

Photo by David Rouault