Actualizing Sámi Rights: International Comparative Research

The Finnish Government’s assessment and research project: What can we learn from the international experiences of indigenous peoples’ issues?
(01/04/2016 → 31/01/2017)

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Finland and India to develop indigenous and tribal peoples' studies

The Northern Institute for Environment and Minority Law (NIEM) at the Arctic Centre has received 35,500 euro from the Finnish National Agency for Education (EDUFI). The funding is granted to implement the project entitled "Interdisciplinary curricula on indigenous and tribal peoples' studies."

The Actualizing Sámi Rights: International Comparative Research report is now published!

Publications of the Government´s analysis, assessment and research activities 4/2017

Hearings of the Executive Board of the Sámi Parliament, the municipalities in the Sámi homeland region and the Village meeting of the Skolt Sámi and Skolt Sámi Cultural Foundation on the 24th – 25th of May and on 15th -16th of June 2016.

Our project organized the hearings of the municipalities of Sodankylä and Utsjoki on the 24th of May 2016 in Sodankylä and the hearings of the municipality of Inari and the Sámi parliament on the 25th of May 2016 in Ivalo and Inari.

Hearing of the Sámi Parliament

We will hear the representatives of the Sámi Parliament in our project on Wednesday 25th of May 2016 starting at 5 pm in Sajos.