Seminar: Public Participation in Arctic Extractive Industries

Seminar: Public Participation in Arctic Extractive Industries


You can also watch this event
live on our YouTube channel

This one-day intensive seminar explores the status of public participation in extractive industry decision making in the Arctic and look for ways to improve the quality of the experience and the results for all stakeholders.

Three panels of experts will examine in turn: resource development in Greenland; the international law regarding participation; and participation in practice.

There will also be three open discussion sessions during which all attendees will be encouraged to share their experiences and views. The seminar brings together experts from Greenland, Denmark, Iceland, Norway, Russia, Scotland, England and Brazil. 

The seminar is open to all and there is no fee to attend but we request registration in advance to facilitate the necessary catering. 

The seminar will be held in English.


When: Tuesday 17 October 2017, at 08.00 - 18.15

Where: Auditorium at Ilisimatusarfik campus Ilimmarfik

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