Greenland is trying to diversify its economy as it contemplates a future impacted by climate change. Photo: AP Greenland is trying to diversify its economy as it contemplates a future impacted by climate change. Photo: AP
Greenland is trying to diversify its economy as it contemplates a future impacted by climate change. Photo: AP
Climate change

Greenland gears up for election sparked by debate over Chinese-backed rare earths mining

  • An Australian firm’s proposal for a rare earths and uranium mining project, backed by Chinese investors, caused a rupture in the coalition government
  • The operation could spell a windfall for Greenland, long reliant on its fishing sector, but critics fear mining works could harm the pristine environment

Topic |   Climate change
Greenland is trying to diversify its economy as it contemplates a future impacted by climate change. Photo: AP Greenland is trying to diversify its economy as it contemplates a future impacted by climate change. Photo: AP
Greenland is trying to diversify its economy as it contemplates a future impacted by climate change. Photo: AP
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