Jakobshavn

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Jakobshavn

 

a city in western Greenland, on Disko Bay. Population, 3,600 (1971). Jakobshavn, a fishing port, has enterprises for the processing of fish. The city was founded in 1741.

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The spectacular tidal icefjords of Ilulissat Icefjord in Greenland (Denmark) were also added to the World Heritage list in 2004 for the outstanding universal value of its polar coastal areas.
Named after the city in Greenland where it was signed, the Ilulissat Declaration committed the Arctic nations to resolving issues of jurisdiction and sovereignty through existing legal mechanisms based on the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Seas (UNCLOS).
In the Matter of The Companies Acts 1963 to 2013 And In the Matter of Ilulissat Aviation Limited (In Voluntary Liquidation) Notice is hereby given that the creditors of the above company are required on or before Monday the 9th of March 2015, to send their names and addresses with particulars of their debts or claims, and the names and addresses of their solicitors, if any, to Jim Luby, McStay Luby, Dargan House, 21-23 Fenian Street, Dublin 2, the Liquidator of the above companies, and if so required by notice in writing from him, or by their solicitors or personally, to come in and prove their said debts or claims at such time and place as shall be specified in such notice or in default thereof they will be excluded from the benefit of any distribution made before such debts are proved.
In 1909, Ilulissat was producing just one or two of these huge icebergs each year.
In May 2008, the states bordering the Arctic Ocean signed the Ilulissat Declaration, which commits the countries to observe the principles of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea as the appropriate legal framework for cooperation in the Arctic.
Synopsis: Upon arriving in Ilulissat, Greenland, Gannon and Wyatt prepare for the adventure of a lifetime--a dogsled expedition in the Arctic
FILE - 27 MARCH 2014, ILULISSAT, GREENLAND (DENMARK)
The ice cubes will be stored in liquid form until there are enough to fill a cargo shipping container that will be shipped from Los Angeles Harbor to the port of Ilulissat, Greenland.
The Ilulissat Declaration, Arctic Ocean Conference, Ilulissat, Greenland, 27-29 May 2008, 2, http://www.
In 2008, for example, the "Arctic Five"--Canada, Russia, the United States, Denmark, and Norway--signed the Ilulissat Declaration, committing themselves to peaceful resolution of territorial sovereignty disputes in the Arctic.
46) This position was recently reaffirmed by United States diplomats participating in the Arctic Ocean Conference, held in Ilulissat, Greenland in May of 2008.
Reykjavik-based tour operator Iceland Travel said it is offering for the first time an adventure package to Ilulissat in West Greenland during Inuit dog sledding season.