Great news: USA President Obama will host the 1st-ever White House Arctic Science Ministerial!

On September 28, 2016, just after the one-year anniversary of USA President Obama’s historic trip to Alaska, the Administration will host the first-ever  White House Arctic Science Ministerial!

 

US President Obama in Kenai Fjords National Park, Official White House Photo by Pete Souza, Glacier, Climate Change, USA White House, Arctic05, Save the Arctic, Alaska, Nature

Official White House Photo by Pete Souza

 

The White House Arctic Science Ministerial will bring together ministers of science, chief science advisors, and other high-level officials from countries around the world, as well as representatives from indigenous groups, to expand joint collaborations focused on Arctic science, research, observations, monitoring, and data-sharing.

The goals of the event are to advance promising, near-term science initiatives and create a context for increased international scientific collaboration on the Arctic over the longer term… further info >> 

 

 

Other news on Arctic05 about Obama’s concern with the Arctic and climate change :

– http://www.arctic05.org/en/2015/08/great-news-video-us-president-barack-obama-wants-to-take-action-against-climate-change-in-the-arctic/

– http://www.arctic05.org/en/2015/09/video-us-president-obama-urges-world-action-on-climate-change-we-must-all-act-move-faster-for-our-children/

– http://www.arctic05.org/en/2015/12/video-bear-grylls-and-us-president-barack-obama-are-running-wild-in-alaska-to-promote-action-on-climate-change/

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