Images from the Conference

Dr. Laurence C. Smith
gives a keynote address on "the New North: the World in 2050"
One of many breakout sessions
at the "Artist Studio"
Planning the New North
An engaging poster area
posters were also presented at lighting talks
Dan Paleczny
giving his perspectives on transboundary land use planning
Dr. Laurence C. Smith
gives a keynote address on "the New North: the World in 2050"
Planning the New North
Sarah Reid
on indigenous climate change adaptation planning
Cooking Up Ideas
an ice-breaking activity
Ed Peekakoot
fiddling at the Gala
Planning the New North
Planning the New North
A Full House in the Longhouse
a keynote address draws a full house with about 200 attendees
Dakhká Khwáan Dancers
at the Gala
Jeff Cook
speaks to a packed house on the second keynote address
Michael Barrett
on the Nunavik experience with regional planning and protected areas
The Next Generation of Planners
posing by a dugout canoe
Council Director Ron Cruikshank
presenting his experience developing the Gwich'in Regional Land Use Plan
Wilbur Smarch
talking about the legacy of Indian Residential Schools
Council Chair Patrick Rouble
giving the opening message
Planning the New North
Planning the New North
singing at the Gala
Chief Joachim Bonnetrouge
on the lessons learned drafting the Decho Land Use Plan
Iain Davidson-Hunt
makes a point

Sara Holzman works in the Climate Change Section for the Government of Nunavut's Department of Environment. She holds a Masters of Science in Rural Planning and Development from the University of Guelph and did her  research on northern food security and community-based greenhouses. Sara has lived in Iqaluit off and on since 2007.  In her spare time she volunteers with the Iqaluit Community Greenhouse Society, and helps with a friend's dog team.


Break-out Session 4: Planning with Communities-Planning for Climate Change

Wednesday, February 17, 2016.   3:30 – 5:00