Working for the new UArctic thematic network on migration

12.10.2016 14:44

Arctic Centre at the University of Lapland, Nordregio, University of Akureyri and The Chiba University organized the Migration in the Arctic workshop on the 19th of September 2016 in Stockholm. The goal was to share the knowledge and expertise in migration and to establish a research group on Arctic Migration under the thematic network status of UArctic.

The workshop gathered 13 migration researcher from France, Iceland, Finland, Austria, Germany, Norway, Estonia and Sweden.

– We decided to apply for the Thematic Network status from UArctic. There are 32 scholars from different Arctic countries that would like to join the network, says researcher Nafisa Yeasmin from the Arctic Centre at the University of Lapland.

More information:

Nafisa Yeasmin
Arctic Centre, University of Lapland
+358 40 484 4256, nafisa.yeasmin(at)ulapland.fi