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September 17, 1998

The Arctic Council: What is it?

Foreign Affairs Minster Lloyd Axworthy and Indian Affairs Minister Jane Stewart represented Canada at this week's Arctic Council gathering in Iqaluit.
PHOTO BY JANE GEORGE


Nunatsiaq News

IQALUIT — This week, diplomats and officials from an international organization called the "Arctic Council" have descended on Iqaluit for a two-day meeting.

What is the Arctic Council?

What's its job?