CCADAPT Members and Alumni at ArcticNet
Department of Geography
Graduate Research Trainee
Department of Geography
Ministry of Aboriginal Relations and Reconciliation
Key CCADAPT Collaborators at ArcticNet
To access the full ArcticNet 2015 conference schedule, click here.
Wednesday December 9th 2015
Arctic Wildlife 1
Chair: Dominique Berteaux
10:45 Knut Tjensvoll Kitching Tuktu and Climate Change: Inuit Hunting on Southern Baffin Island
Community Adaptation & Vulnerability in Arctic Regions 1
Chair: Donald Forbes
13:30 Jolène Labbé Adaptation Readiness and the Big Picture in Nunavut: an Evaluation of the Current State of Adaptation, its
Key Linkages and Barriers
Thursday December 10th 2015
Northern Food Security 1
Chair: Sara Statham
10:45 Sara Statham Country Food Guidelines Project: Increasing Access to Traditional Food in Facilities and Programs in Nunavut
11:00 Kaitlyn Finner Food From Here There, From Us and Them; Characterizing the Food System of Rigolet, Nunatsiavut
Northern Food Security 2
Chair: George Wenzel
13:45 Sara Statham Food Policy in Canadian Inuit Communities: Is There a Role for Country Food Markets?
Permafrost Systems in Rapid Transition: Infrastructure
Chair: Stephan Gruber
Room: Salon ABC
14:30 Melanie Flynn How to Evaluate Climate Change Adaptation in a Permafrost Environment: A Pilot Study using the Terrain
Analysis Project in Arviat, Canada
Community Health and Well Being 3
Chair: Shelley Tulloch
16:15 Dylan Clark Environmental Dimensions of Search and Rescue and Injury in Nunavut
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Selected CCADAPT Publications
- Ford, J.D., McDowell, G., and Pearce, T. (2015). The adaptation challenge in the Arctic. Nature Climate Change. 5, 1046-1053.
- Lesnikowski A, Ford JD, Biesbroek R, Berrang-Ford L, and Heymann JS. (2015). National-level progress on adaptation. Nature Climate Change.
- Ford, J., Berrang-Ford, L., Biesbroek, R., Araos, M., Austin, S.E., and Lesnikowski L. (2015) Adaptation tracking for a post-2015 climate agreement. Nature Climate Change. 5, 967-969.
- Ford, J.D., Stephenson, E., Cunsolo-Willox, A., Edge, V.L., Farahbakhsh, K., Furgal, C., Harper, S., Chatwood, S., Mauro, I., Pearce, T., Austin, S., Bunce, A., Bussalleu, A., Diaz, J., Finner, K., Gordon, A., Huet, C., Kitching, K., Lardeau, MP., McDowell, G., McDonald, H. Nakoneczny, L., and Sherman, M. (2015). Community-based adaptation research in the Canadian Arctic. WIREs Climate Change.
- Pearce, T., Ford, J.D., Cunsolo-Willox, A., and Smith, B. (2015). Inuit Traditional Ecological Knowledge (TEK) Subsistence Hunting and Adaptation to Climate Change in the Canadian Arctic. Arctic, 68(2), 233-245.
- Statham, S., Ford, J.D., Berrang-Ford, L., Lardeau, M.-P., Gough, W., and Siewierskia, R. (2015). Anomalous climatic conditions during winter 2010–2011 and vulnerability of the traditional Inuit food system in Iqaluit, Nunavut. Polar Record, 51(3), 301-317.
- Beaumier, M., Ford, J.D., and Tagalik, S. (2015). The food security of Inuit women in Arviat, Nunavut: the role of socio-economic factors and climate change. Polar Record, 51(5), 550-559.
- Petrasek MacDonald, J., Cunsolo-Willox, A., Ford, J.D., Shiwak, I., Wood, M., IMHACC Team, and Rigolet Inuit Community Government. (2015). Protective factors for mental health and well-being in a changing climate: Perspectives from Inuit youth in Nunatsiavut, Labrador. Social Science & Medicine. 14, 133-141.
- Ford, J.D., Champalle, C., Tudge, P., Riedlsperger, R., Bell, T., and Sparling, E. (2014). Evaluating climate change vulnerability assessments: a case study of research focusing on the built environment in northern Canada. Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change. 20(8), 1267-1288.
- Ford, J.D., G. McDowell, and J. Jones (2014). The state of climate change adaptation in the Arctic. Environmental Research Letters, 9(10), 104005.
- McDowell, G., E. Stephenson, and J. Ford (2014). Adaptation to climate change in glaciated mountain regions. Climatic Change, 126(1-2), 77-91.
- McDowell, G., and Ford, J. (2014). The socio-ecological dimensions of hydrocarbon development in the Disko Bay region of Greenland: Opportunities, risks, and tradeoffs. Applied Geography 47, 98-110.
- Ford, J., Cunsolo-Willox, A., Chatwood, S., Furgal, C., Harper, S., Mauro, I., and Pearce, T. (2014). Adapting to the effects of climate change on Inuit health. American Journal of Public Health, 104 (S3).