Northern governance and the use of traditional knowledge

The guest speaker of the seminar is Ms. June Shappa, Circumpolar Affairs Advisor, Department of Executive and Intergovernmental Affairs, Government of Nunavut, Canada, who will discuss the unique governance system of Nunavut and the incorporation of Inuit traditional knowledge in both governance and scientific activity.

The event will be chaired by Dr. Elina Helander-Renvall, Senior Scientist, Arctic Centre, University of Lapland.

Additional information:
Coordinator Päivi Soppela, phone 0400-138805
Information and congress secretary Raija Kivilahti, phone 0400 – 568 4890

ARKTIS Graduate School, Arctic Centre
University of Lapland