Successful Canadian, Inuit and UK research teams announced for major new Arctic research program


Today, 13 projects are announced for funding under the new Canada-Inuit Nunangat-UK Arctic Research Program 2021-2025.

Partners and funders of the CINUK program – Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami, United Kingdom Research and Innovation (UKRI), POLAR Knowledge Canada, the National Research Council of Canada (NRC), the Parks Canada Agency and the Fonds de recherche du Québec – warmly welcome all winners. project teams.

The CINUK program aims to increase understanding and address the environmental, social, economic, cultural and engineering/infrastructure impacts of climate change in the Canadian Arctic.

The research carried out by the successful projects over the three years of the CINUK program covers a wide range of important areas, including navigation, wildlife health, traditional foods, ecosystem health, travel safety, research and rescue, renewable energy, community health, erosion, plastics and pollution, and much more.

Welcoming the announcement of the successful project teams, program partner representatives said:

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