Arctic - Links and Resources

Indigenous organizations

Indigenous Environmental Network

Inuit Circumpolar Council

Resisting Environmental Destruction on Indigenous Lands (REDOIL)

Russian Association of Indigenous Peoples of the North

Saami Council

NGOs and campaign groups

Alaska Wilderness League

Pacific Environment

Sierra Club

Arctic news and information

Arctic Focus

Arctic Portal

International Polar Year

Siku News


Subhankar Banerjee, Arctic National Wildlife Refuge: seasons of life and land, a photographic journey, Mountaineers Books, 2003.

Steven Kazlowski, The Last Polar Bear: Facing the Truth of a Warming World, Mountaineers Books, 2008.

Barry Lopez, Arctic Dreams: Imagination and Desire in a Northern Landscape, Harvill Press, 1999.


Atanarjuat, The Fast Runner, directed by Zacharias Kunuk, 2000: perhaps the world’s first Inuit movie!

Baked Alaska, directed by Franny Armstrong, 2002: struggles over climate change and oil.

Kivalina: the canary in the mine, directed by Nicolas Koutsikas, 2009: Arctic peoples vs Exxon.

mag cover This article is from the July/August 2009 issue of New Internationalist.
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