Inuit Circumpolar Council (ICC)

Type: 
Climate Programs
Event Date: 
05/03/2016 11 am PDT
Grant Deadline: 
05/03/2016
Organization: 
Inuit Circumpolar Council
Description: 

Founded in 1977 by the late Eben Hopson of Barrow, Alaska, the Inuit Circumpolar Council (ICC) has flourished and grown into a major international non-government organization representing approximately 155,000 Inuit of Alaska, Canada, Greenland, and Chukotka (Russia). The US branch of the ICC, ICC-Alaska, is the Inuit Circumpolar Council (ICC)-Alaska is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that works on behalf of the Inupiat of the North Slope, Northwest and Bering Straits Regions; St. Lawrence Island Yupik; and the Central Yup’ik and Cup’ik of the Yukon-Kuskokwim Region in Southwest Alaska.

Category: 
Inuit, Arctic, Policy, Climate Impacts, NGO
Status/Type: 
Organization