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Webinar: Amplifying diverse voices, advocacy for the protection and integration of Arctic indigenous culture, language and knowledge in science and policy
Wednesday, 02 December 2020, 1:00
Wednesday, December 2, 2020. 1:00 PM. Webinar: Amplifying diverse voices, advocacy for the protection and integration of Arctic indigenous culture, language and knowledge in science and policy. Kimberly Aiken, the Arctic University. Sponsored by NOAA. More information here.
Kimberly Aiken is an early career professional focusing on stakeholder engagement, polar political policy, and diversity and inclusion. Kimberly's interests include Arctic Indigenous traditional and local knowledge, incorporating these knowledge systems in all areas of Arctic research, with the aim of informing policy and improving communication and collaboration between various stakeholder groups. Kimberly advocates for the protection of the Antarctic Southern Ocean and the integration of Indigenous knowledge in science and policy. Kimberly aspires to be an inspirational leader and role model for young girls and people of color that are interested in the Polar Regions.