Adaptation to Climate Change

New ICR Video Shows Herders Climate Observations to IPCC Launch Event

March 31, 2014 • Philip Burgess

On March 31st, 2014, the International Centre for Reindeer Husbandry in collaboration with the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) held an outreach event to commemorate the release of the 5th Assessment of the IPCC. The meeting was opened with a new video by ICR that introduces some of the changes that herders are seeing in their pastures.

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Minister Jan Tore Sanner’s message from the seminar on Global Change and Traditional Knowledge

March 26, 2014 • Alena Gerasimova

Jan Tore SannerMarch 25, Kautokeino (Norway). Minister Jan Tore Sanner, Ministry of Local Government and Modernization of Norway, participated in the international seminar “Global Change, Community-based Observing Systems and Co-production of Knowledge for the Circumpolar North” . The minister had an opening speech at the seminar, also his message to the participants of the seminar was posted on the official web-site of the government and ministries:

“Dear participants!

I am happy to be here in Kautokeino and to open this conference on Traditional knowledge, Arctic Indigenous Peoples and Reindeer Herding.

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