Northern Political Economy Blog
  • Have we ever been human?

    24.5.2017 10:01

    Research Seminar of the Faculty of Social Sciences with the theme ‘Situating the Self Ethically, Academically and in Society’ took place in Ranua, May 15-16. On the second day of the seminar a panel was arranged with the tittle ‘Discussion on Ethics, Species and Agents in the Posthuman World’ chaired by Associate Professor Outi Rantala with the invited panelists Veera Kinnunen, Florian Stammler, Nuccio Mazzullo, and Joonas Vola. Here is the post-scriptum of our NPE panelist based on his talk on ‘Ethics of the Post-human’.

Arctic Anthropology Blog
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Arctic Centre's Annual Report 2016

Arctic Centre's Annual Report 2016 is now published.

Video reportage on the living Sami cultural heritage.

The Arctic Centre’s project Sami traditional knowledge and environmental decision making identified Sami traditional knowledge related to land use so that it can be better taken into account when making decisions about biodiversity and sustainable development, as well as the rights of the Sami people.

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  • Suomen arktinen aika alkaa nyt

    11.5.2017 7:00

    Tänään ulkoministeri Timo Soini ottaa Alaskan Fairbanksissa vastaan Arktisen neuvoston puheenjohtajuuden. Kun Kalevaa luetaan aamupalapöydässä, Fairbanksin julkilausuman sisältö ei liene vielä tiedossa. Iltapalan äärellä se saattaa jo netistä löytyä.