Canada Workshop Review: Reflections and Recommendations

Program Overview The Arctic Resilient Communities Youth Fellowship (ARCYF) hosted its final in-person workshop for the 2023 cohort in Yellowknife, Canada, January 11-14, 2024. As one of three workshops conducted across the Arctic during the year-long fellowship (Anchorage, Alaska, and Sisimiut/Nuuk Greenland hosted the previous events), young leaders from the rural regions of each country […]

Arctic Resilient Communities Youth Fellowship Successfully Concludes Inaugural Year with Empowering Workshop in Yellowknife, Canada 

January 19, 2024 – Yellowknife, Canada  The Arctic Resilient Communities Youth Fellowship (ARCYF) proudly announces the successful conclusion of its inaugural year with a final workshop held in Yellowknife, Canada. This workshop marked the culmination of a year of comprehensive programming, uniting participants from Alaska, Northern Canada, and Greenland.  The ARCYF program, with funding from […]

Press Release: ARCYF Forges Resilient Communities with Education and Insights Gathered from Alaska and Greenland Workshops

Anchorage, Alaska – September 19, 2023 The Arctic Resilient Communities Youth Fellowship (ARCYF) recently concluded its intensive in-person workshop in Greenland, which focused on addressing issues related to resource development, governance, and education and fostering dialogue regarding cultural sustainability and trauma impacts in the Arctic region. From August 17 to August 23, 2023, the 2023 ARCYF […]

Press Release: Fellows Gear up for Greenland 

Anchorage, AK – August 10, 2023  The Arctic Resilient Communities Youth Fellowship (ARCYF), a visionary youth initiative, is pleased to announce an upcoming in-person workshop set to take place in Greenland this month. With a commitment toward building leadership and resiliency in Arctic communities, this immersive experience will bring together twenty (20) dynamic youth leaders […]


Guest speaker series, Community Projects, & Greenland Workshop The ARCYF speaker series is in fullswing with webinars on a variety oftopics including: Upcoming webinars will addressresponsible resource developmentand Arctic resiliency.  As a major element of the ARCYF, the fellows are developing community projects aimed atmaking Arctic communities more resilient in seizing opportunities and adapting to […]

Press Release: Arctic Youth Leaders meet with U.S Senator

Anchorage, AK – The participants in the Arctic Resilient Communities Youth Fellowship (ARCYF) first set of in‐person meetings and workshops have declared the week‐long event a success in meeting the program’s initial goals. Announced in January 2023 and organized as a nine‐month fellowship, ARCYF is designed to empower Arctic youth from Alaska, Canada, and Greenland […]