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Munk-Gordon Arctic Security Program

"The foundation, projection and enjoyment of Arctic foreign rights require healthy and sustainable communities in the Arctic. In this sense 'sovereignty begins at home'" – Inuit Declaration on Arctic Sovereignty.

Our vision is for peacefully resolved disputes in the Arctic, global environmental security that supports a healthy Arctic environment, and an Arctic foreign policy that centres on the needs of those who live there.

A partnership between the Munk School of Global Affairs, University of Toronto, and The Gordon Foundation, the Munk-Gordon Arctic Security Program is dedicated to studying and promoting four overarching areas of concern:

The Munk-Gordon Arctic Security Program undertakes original research and hosts interactive gatherings to achieve its vision.