Our Norway Ambassadors

Meet Geri-Lee Buyck and Jordan Peterson.  Geri-Lee and Jordan will be representing the YAC as they embark on a journey to Norway with Nature and Youth Norway this November.  Both are residents of Northern Canada, Yukon and Northwest Territories, and will be speaking to Norway youth about their experiences living in the North and how…


Opportunity in Norway

The YAC seeks two Northern youth with first-hand knowledge of climate change, oil exploration in their communities or seismic testing to travel fully-funded to Norway for three-weeks for an incredible experience. Visit our Opportunities Page under the Leadership Tab for more info! Applications due by October 10th, 2014.

Graham Island

YAC Summer Newsletter

  The YAC Summer Newsletter is now available.  Get informed about all the new YAC activities in this Issue #2 Newsletter! Click this link for access: http://us7.campaign-archive2.com/?u=3cde30389274985327542514c&id=df963feb6d


Our great, great thanks to the delegates, directors, speakers, dancers, throat singers, leads and assistant directors and everyone involved in the YAC. Our inaugural international conference was a great success this weekend. There was a general feeling among all in attendance of excitement, new friendship and the start of something special. Presentations are posted on the…

Social Media at Breaking the Ice

Check out this social media ‘cheat sheet’, which includes hashtags, media outlets, people and organizations on Twitter that delegates can engage with before, during and after the conference. Thanks to Tom Wiercioch of The Starfish, our newest partner organization, for helping to create this tool for delegates!  

Foundation Papers Available!

We have received many requests to view the foundation papers that members of YAC have been working on for the last several months. Five papers are now available for you to read and provide feedback on! Please email Education Director Saskia Vaisey with any and all feedback at: education@youtharcticcoalition.org. A portion of the agenda for Breaking…