Northern Political Economy Blog
  • Visiting Researcher in the Arctic - Giuseppe Amatulli

    24.10.2016 13:00

    Giuseppe is a visiting researcher and a member of the team “Northern Communities – Northern Possibilities”. His research focuses on the Sami people's rights, new ways of inclusion and participation in the management and exploitation of natural resources found in their lands.

Arctic Anthropology Blog

Antarctic Ice Sheet will play important role in sea level rise

Research Professor John Moore from the Arctic Centre is leading a new project, where a computer model of the Antarctic Ice Sheet is used to simulate its behaviour in response to changing climate.

Indigeneity in Waiting: Elusive Rights and the Power of Hope

The research project Indigeneity in Waiting: Elusive Rights and the Power of Hope views legal and institutional advances concerning indigenous peoples, and the promise of such advances, as an integral part of the ways in which political power is exercised today.

  • Digitalising High North – On Whose Benefit?

    23.9.2016 8:00

    Digitalisation is often approached as an uninterrogatable external force of nature which turns structures, practices and processes around. Those to excel in the turmoil are those willing to adapt to its conditions and requirements. What becomes forgotten, is that the appearance and outlook of digitalised societies is an outcome of manifaceted human policies, negotiations, bargaining and calculations.