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My Turn: Young leaders lend voices on culture and climate change

...and education during the U.S. chairmanship of the Arctic Council.I had the privilege of meeting James Chilcote...performed for U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry at the Arctic Council chairmanship reception.These young leaders are impressive...
My Turn: The changing Arctic presents opportunity to thrive, if we act now this region, the U.S. just assumed chairmanship of the Arctic Council, an eight-nation consortium that exists to promote coordination...telecommunications company in Alaska. He also is co-chairman of the Alaska Arctic Council Host Committee.
My Turn: Rural energy solutions an opportunity for US Arctic leadership

...sustainability of communities and has been identified as a focus area and priority during the U.S. leadership of the Arctic Council. As professionals working in the energy industry, we applaud this emphasis on energy for remote communities and...
My Turn: Obama's visit to the arctic

...more than two dozen. With the eyes of world upon us as the United States begins its two-year chairmanship of the Arctic Council, we must continue to push this administration to lead on a wide range of Arctic issues and not simply the issues of...
My Turn: Sailing Arctic Seas in the Oval Office

...Polar Code is a critical first achievement, but still fails to tackle the most dangerous threat - oil spills.The Arctic Council, now chaired by the United States, has identified a heavy fuel oil spill as Arctic shipping's greatest potential...
Pres. Obama to visit Seward, Dillingham, wrap up in Kotzebue

...president will visit Kotzebue: "The Arctic region has come into international focus as the United States assumes the Arctic Council chairmanship. We are mindful of the honor and the responsibility of being a host community."Lori Henry, chief...
Federal report: Polar bears in peril due to global warming

...of Naval Research said the past eight years have had the eight lowest amounts of summer sea ice on record.At an Arctic Council meeting in Canada this spring, the United States, Russia and other Arctic countries vowed to cooperate on combatting...
Sen. Murkowski proposing Alaska amendments to national defense bill

...investigates allegations of sexual assault and serious misconduct," among other things.The U.S. is the chair of the Arctic Council, an international forum for advancing Arctic policy, through May 2017.
Obama traveling to Alaska next month

...the U.S. chairmanship of the Arctic Council, an eight-country group that...nations, the conference is not an Arctic Council-sponsored event, the document...the U.S. Chairmanship of the Arctic Council, but is not an Arctic Council...
My Turn: Murkowski on Arctic ignorance: Let it go!

...assumed the chairmanship of the Arctic Council last month in an international...clearly or vaguely aware of the Arctic Council's existence. Alaskans, who...with only 35 percent aware of the Arctic Council. When you compare this awareness...


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