Human Wrongs Watch

By Farrah Khan*

18 August, 2016 (Greenpeace) – The courageous Inuit community of Clyde River is standing up to protect their Arctic home from devastating seismic blasting.

The Arctic Sunrise, anchored at Clyde River. 16 Aug, 2016  © Greenpeace


The circumpolar Arctic is home to four million people representing a diversity of cultures. As northerners, they share many connections, but in this year of record breaking high temperatures, one stands out among the rest: the Arctic is warming faster than anywhere else on Earth.

Inevitably, this means daily life for those who live in the Arctic is changing fast, too.