Images from the Conference

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

Robyn Campbell is the Sustainability Coordinator for the City of Iqaluit.  As a result of her work, the Iqaluit Sustainable Community Plan won a national award from FCM and was recognized in Nobel Peace Prize Nominee Sheila Watt-Cloutier’s book The Right to be Cold. She has worked internationally in the fields of sustainability, community development, education, and art. She is currently an MBA student.

Events:

Break-out Session 2: Community

Tuesday, February 16, 2016.   3:30 – 5:00

Website:
www.sustainableiqaluit.com