The Thor Heyerdahl International Day 2008

THEME: The Inuit of the Circumpolar Region in a challenging world
- Inuit of Canada
- Inuit of the International Flora

Mary Simon, former president of the INUIT Circumpolar Conference and Canadian ambassador for Inuit issues in the Canadian Foreign Office. She has been vice-chairperso for the Board of the Native Economic Development Programme and Director of the Canadian Institute for International Peace and Security.

Click here for Mary Simon's speech
Pdf presentation of the speech