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Anna Bunce presented at the Canadian Anthropological Society (CASCA) annual meeting at University Laval

Anna Bunce presented her work at the Canadian Anthropological Society (CASCA) annual meeting at University Laval in Quebec City last Wednesday. Her talk, titled “Inuit Women’s Berry Picking: Lessons on Gender, Procurement, Well-­Being and the Environment/La cueillette de petits fruits chez les femmes inuites: leçons sur le genre, l’approvisionnement, le bien-­être et l’environnement” explored the… Read More »

New IHACC project article by Jolène Labbé in Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change

Congratulations to Jolène Labbé for her newly published article in the latest edition of Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change entitled “Vulnerability to the health effects of climate variability in rural southwestern Uganda“. Read the abstract below, or click on the title above to access the article.   Abstract: Vulnerability to the health impacts… Read More »

Kate Bishop-Williams at the Yale University Global Health Conference on March 28th

On Saturday March 28th, Kate Bishop-Williams presented her research entitled Seasonal changes in prevalence of acute gastrointestinal illness and concurrent respiratory symptoms in Rigolet, Nunatsiavut, Canada at the Yale University Global Health Innovations Conference in New Haven, Connecticut. Kate’s abstract was selected as one of only 65 student posters from hundreds of submissions from across… Read More »

New publication by IHACC collaborator Sarah Statham in Polar Record

We are happy to announce that IHACC collaborator Sarah Statham’s Master’s work has been published in the latest edition of Polar Record!  Follow this link to read the article, entitled Anomalous climatic conditions during winter 2010–2011 and vulnerability of the traditional Inuit food system in Iqaluit, Nunavut. Abstract: This study examines how climatic extremes during… Read More »