Arctic Circle Greenland Forum 17.05.2016 part 1

The Arctic Circle Greenland Forum, Nuuk, Greenland, May 17-19 2016
http://www.arcticcircle.org/greenland-forum

TUESDAY, MAY 17
Location: Katuaq - Culturehouse

13:00–14:00 OPENING SESSION
INTRODUCTION: Vittus Qujaukitsoq, Minister for Industry, Labour, Trade and Foreign Affairs, Government of Greenland
H.E. Kim Kielsen, Premier of Greenland
H.E. Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson, President of Iceland
Okalik Eegeesiak, Chair of the Inuit Circumpolar Council
14:00–15:30 ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT FOR THE PEOPLES OF THE ARCTIC PANEL
Randi V. Evaldsen, Minister for Finance and Mineral Resources, Government of Greenland
Aili Keskitalo, President of the Sami Parliament of Norway
Monica Ell-Kanayuk, Deputy Premier, Minister of Economic Development & Transportation, Minister of Energy, Minister responsible for Mines, Minister responsible for the Nunavut Business Credit Corporation, Minister responsible for the Nunavut Development Corporation, Government of Nunavut
Geoffrey Kelley, Minister responsible for Native Affairs, Government of Québec
Patricia Kemuksigak, Minister of Education and Economic Development, Nunatsiavut Government, Canada
Tara Sweeney, Chair of the Arctic Economic Council
Unnur Brá Konráðsdóttir, MP, Parliament of Iceland & Vice President of the West Nordic Council

Moderator: Inga Dora Markussen, General-Secretary, West Nordic Council

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