Prime Minister Harper's participation in the groundbreaking ceremony for Canadian High Arctic Research Station launched the construction of this site in Cambridge Bay, Nunavut, expected to open in July 2017.
Canada and the Arctic
Canadian leadership on international Arctic issues is undertaken by the Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development under the direction of Canada’s Senior Arctic Official.
The Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development, with the support of other government departments with Arctic and North mandates, work together to set out a vision for Canada’s actions in the Arctic that is based on:
- 2014-08-23 - PM launches construction of the new Canadian High Arctic Research Station
- 2014-08-23 - Canadian High Arctic Research Station
- 2014-08-22 - Baird Visits Norway, Reaffirms Canada’s Position on Ukraine and the Arctic
- 2014-08-21 - PM announces launch of the National Research Council Arctic Program
- 2014-08-21 - National Research Council Arctic Program
- 2014-08-21 - Baird to Travel to Europe to Promote Security, Prosperity and Arctic Issues
- 2014-08-08 - Harper Government Launches First of Two Scientific Surveys to Complete Canada’s Arctic Continental Shelf Submission
- 2014-07-10 - Minister Aglukkaq Announces Founding Meeting of the Arctic Economic Council
- 2014-06-26 - Canada Announces New Chair of Arctic Council’s Senior Arctic Officials
- 2014-04-15 - Canada Takes Principled Stand on Arctic Council Meetings
- 2014-03-17 - Minister Aglukkaq Leads Delegation to Defend Canadian Seal Hunt at World Trade Organization
- 2014-02-06 - Canada Promotes Cooperation with United States on Arctic and Environmental Issues
- 2013-12-09 - Canada Marks Major Milestone in Defining Its Continental Shelf
- 2013-11-20 - Arctic Council Statement to the UNFCCC COP XIX
- 2013-10-23 - Senior Arctic Officials Met in Whitehorse
- 2013-06-05 - Minister Aglukkaq Reaffirms Canada’s Commitment to the Arctic
- 2013-05-15 - Canada Assumes Chairmanship of Arctic Council
- 2013-05-12 - Canada to Assume Chairmanship of Arctic Council
- 2013-03-06 - Canada Announces Chair of Senior Arctic Officials
- 2013-01-25 - Minister Aglukkaq Concludes Successful Visit to Arctic Council States
- 2013-01-14 - Minister Aglukkaq to Visit Arctic Council States
- 2014-02-14 - Address by Minister Aglukkaq at Northern Lights 2014
- 2013-12-09 - Address by Minister Baird to Media Concerning Canada’s Continental Shelf Submissions
- 2013-10-21 - Address by Minister Aglukkaq at the Senior Arctic Official Meeting
- 2013-10-21 - Address by Minister Aglukkaq at Yukon College
- 2013-06-07 - Address by Minister Aglukkaq to the Economic Club of Canada
- 2013-05-15 - Address by Minister Aglukkaq to the Eighth Ministerial Meeting of the Arctic Council on Canada’s Arctic Council Chairmanship (2013-15)
- 2013-05-15 - National Statement by Minister Aglukkaq at the Eighth Ministerial Meeting of the Arctic Council
- 2014-07-10 - Video: The Arctic Economic Council
- 2014-02-04 - Video: Minister Aglukkaq’s address on the Arctic Council
- 2013-11-26 - Video: What is the Arctic Council?
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