The Indigenous Peoples’ Secretariat in partnership with The Gordon Foundation (Canada) are organizing a Training Workshop for Permanent Participants of the Arctic Council. A desire for training opportunities was expressed by the IPS Board and is included in the 2015 Strategic Plan.
The Workshop will take place October 15-17, 2015 in Vancouver. Attached please find the agenda, which will focus on three themes:
(1) A Refresher on the Arctic Council: History, Mandate, Structures, and Operating Procedures;
(2) Effective Communications; and
(3) Negotiation Skills.