ERIC Number: EJ595829
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Publication Date: 1998
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Theme 2 Overview: Making a Living, Training, Trade and Investment in the Circumpolar North.
Northern Review: A Multidisciplinary Journal of the Arts and Social Sciences of the North, n18 p189-96 Sum 1998
An intergovernmental council on sustainable development in the Arctic discussed fisheries, wildlife, forestry, mining, oil and gas, tourism, finance and marketing, communication and education, and youth initiatives. Emerging themes included community involvement in decision making, acknowledging indigenous peoples' rights and knowledge, international cooperation in implementing holistic management approaches, development of an Arctic university, and culturally relevant education delivered locally. (TD)
Descriptors: Community Needs, Conservation (Environment), Cultural Awareness, Culturally Relevant Education, Ecology, Educational Needs, Higher Education, Holistic Approach, Indigenous Knowledge, Indigenous Populations, Information Networks, International Cooperation, Natural Resources, Participative Decision Making, Sustainable Development
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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