Arctic indigenous peoples welcome global mercury treaty

Early this week, more than 140 countries adopted a global mercury treaty at the United Nations Environment Programme meetings in Geneva, Switzerland, a move which has been praised by indigenous organizations such as the Inuit Circumpolar Council. A short and interesting read: http://www.alaskadispatch.com/article/mercury-treaty-adopts-legal-framework-welcomed-arctic-indigenous-peoples

 

 

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