Available online: http://www.ipy2012montreal.ca/index.php
Event: IPY 2012 Conference (22-27 April 2012; Montréal, Canada)
Occurring at a pivotal time for the environment of our planet, the International Polar Year (IPY) 2012 Conference draws international attention to the Polar Regions, global change, and related environmental, social and economic issues. From Knowledge to Action will bring together over 2,000 Arctic and Antarctic researchers, policy- and decision-makers, and a broad range of interested parties from academia, industry, non-government, education and circumpolar communities including indigenous peoples. The IPY 2012 Conference will contribute to the translation of new polar scientific findings into an evidence-based agenda for action that will influence global decisions, policies and outcomes over the coming years.
Language(s): English; Other Languages: French
Tags: Capacity development ; Climate change ; Environmental policies ; Climate policies ; Arctic ; Arctic Ocean ; Antarctic Ocean ; Antarctica Add tag