Arctic Community Perspectives on the Effects of International Shipping

Arctic Community Perspectives on the Effects of International Shipping

Where? Main Hall, Ground Floor, International Maritime Organization, London

Who? Mellisa Heflin, Executive Director of Bering Sea Elders Group – more speakers to be confirmed.

When? Tuesday 18 February 2020, 13:20-13:50.

Speakers:

Maktuayaq (Inupiaq) “Mellisa Heflin,” originally from the community of Nome, Alaska, is the Executive Director of Bering Sea Elders Group and works to advocate, educate, and share with others the importance of preserving and maintaining indigenous ways of life for the Bering Sea.