Climate Change and Human Rights: Inuit Perspectives on a Global Issue
Date: 6/19/2006; 53 minutes

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For the Inuit, climate change is an issue of cultural survival. Join Sheila Watt-Cloutier, Chair of the Inuit Circumpolar Conference (ICC), an organization representing the Inuit across the Arctic, as she explores the effects of climate change on her Arctic home. (#11759)

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Standards for Grade(s): 6

World History and Geography: Ancient Civilizations

6.1 Students describe what is known through archaeological studies of the early physical and cultural development of humankind from the Paleolithic era to the agricultural revolution.

3. Discuss the climatic changes and human modifications of the physical environment that gave rise to the domestication of plants and animals and new sources of clothing and shelter.

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