Young Leaders' Summit on Northern Climate Change

 

Climate Action Links

Eager to learn more about climate change, international solutions and what you can do? Check out the following links for more information.

Climate Change: Science and Solutions

David Suzuki Foundation
http://www.davidsuzuki.org/Climate_Change

Climate Change in the North

Arctic Climate Impact Assessment
http://amap.no/acia

WWF
http://assets.panda.org/downloads/final_climateimpact_22apr08.pdf
Arctic Climate Impact Science: An update since ACIA

Arctic Change: A Near-Realtime Arctic Change Indicator Website
http://www.arctic.noaa.gov/detect/index.shtml

Northern Climate Exchange
http://www.taiga.net/nce
A clearinghouse of climate change information for Northern Canada.

Climate Change and Youth

TakingITGlobal
www.climate.takingitglobal.org

Climate Change Youth Guide to Action and resource centre.

Canadian Youth Delegation to Poznań
www.cydpoznan.org
The Canadian Youth Delegation included over 30 incredible young Canadians, including two leaders from the North, who participated in the UN climate talks in Poznań, Poland last December. Click on the link above to learn about their story and keep an eye out for their upcoming report.

350
www.350.org
To a growing number of scientists, 350 parts-per-million is the safe concentration of carbon dioxide (the main greenhouse gas) in our atmosphere. To many youth around the world, it is more-it is a symbol of the urgent action needed to save the planet and protect the world's most vulnerable people and communities. Check it out!

Summit Organizers

Arctic Athabaskan Council
http://www.arcticathabaskancouncil.com

Climate Action Network Canada
http://www.climateactionnetwork.ca/e

Ecology North
http://www.ecologynorth.ca

Gwich'in Council International
http://www.gwichin.org

The Pembina Institute
http://www.pembina.org