ERIC Number: EJ595825
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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Children and Youth of the Arctic: A Critical Challenge of Sustainable Development.
Northern Review: A Multidisciplinary Journal of the Arts and Social Sciences of the North, n18 p70-78 Sum 1998
Argues for a children and youth agenda as part of the Arctic Council's overall agenda, to include profiling the health of Arctic children; assessing health and developmental impacts of pollution and environmental threats on Arctic children; developing sustainable employment opportunities for Arctic youth; and expanding distance education, with a special focus on literacy. (TD)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Child Welfare, Distance Education, Educational Needs, Elementary Secondary Education, Empowerment, Environmental Influences, Futures (of Society), Indigenous Populations, International Cooperation, Literacy Education, Regional Cooperation, Role of Education, Sustainable Development
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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