Centering Indigenous Communities in Climate Change Funding (2023)

This viewpoint piece by Nikoosh Carlo and co-author Hazel Shapiro presents compacting’s potential to support Tribal organizations to carry out climate change adaptation and resilience projects across Alaskan communities. Full report PDF.

Navigating the New Arctic Community Office (2021 - present)

Nikoosh serves as the co-chair of the NNA-CO’s Indigenous and research advisory boards. In this role she leads the boards in ensuring the work of the NNA-CO is grounded in their guiding principles and that the boards’ guidance is integrated into NNA-CO activities.

Arctic Research Plan 2022-2026

Arctic Observing: Indigenous Peoples' History, Perspectives, and Approaches for Partnership (2020)

Transformative Economics for a Sustainable Alaska (2021)

Arctic Research Plan 2022-2026

Arctic Futures 2050

September 4-6, 2019

A conference of Arctic scientists, Indigenous Peoples, and policy makers jointly exploring the knowledge needed to inform decisions concerning the Arctic. Check out the full program and session recordings.

The closing Ways Forward Panel features Nikoosh Carlo and others reflecting on conference discussions and ways to build momentum.

U.S. Chairmanship of the Arctic Council (2015-17)

2017 Fairbanks Ministerial and deliverables (Archived documents)

Policy Call: Achieving Equity and Representation for Indigenous Peoples in Arctic Research (2020)

Center for Arctic Policy Studies / UAF brief paper on achieving equity in Arctic Research

Alaska Arctic Policy Commission (2015)

Alaska’s Changing Environment (2019)

IARC/UAF report on the history and current status of Alaska’s Changing Environment