Tag: China

  • A Canadian Arctic Policy for the Indo-Pacific

    The Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada is a great resource on that nation’s relationships and objectives in the region. One of the issue areas they track is Strategic Asia, and they occasionally check in on Arctic issues as they did in 2018 with a four-part series on China’s Polar Silk Road. The author of that series, Sebastian Murdoch-Gibson, also did a…

  • Exploring Gaps in Arctic Governance: Identifying Potential Sources of Conflict and Mitigating Measures

    Exploring Gaps in Arctic Governance: Identifying Potential Sources of Conflict and Mitigating Measures is a 2021 RAND report by Benjamin Sacks et al. Together with an interactive map, Potential Drivers of Crises in the Arctic, it explores “six categories of potential conflict catalysts”: The authors identify “three key governance gaps in relation to these catalysts”: The report…