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Mikhail Pogodaev, PhD, Deputy Minister for Development of the Arctic and the Peoples of the North of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia), Russia, for the James J. McCarthy Leadership Seminar Series for Future Arctic Indigenous Leaders 2021

International Centre for Reindeer Husbandry and Harvard University Seminar: Sámi reindeer herder Issat I. Turi from Guovdageaidnu, Norway, talks about leadership among reindeer herders

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This week we continue to post video lectures from the James J. McCarthy Leadership Seminar Series for Future Arctic Indigenous Leaders 2021, and start with discussions about Resilience with Sami Reindeer Herder, Chair of the Board of the Association of World Reindeer Herders, Inger Anita Smuk and Senior Fellow at the Arctic Initiative of the Harvard Kennedy School, Joel Clement

Professor Svein D. Mathiesen for the UArctic EALAT Insitute at the International Centre for Reindeer Husbandry lectures about the Effect of Climate Change on Indigenous Communities in the Arctic for students of the James J. McCarthy Leadership Seminar Series for Future Arctic Indigenous Leaders 2021

International Centre for Reindeer Husbandry and Harvard University Seminar: lecture by professor Arja Rautio about COVID-19 in the Arctic region.

Lecture the northern Sámi language by Associate Professor Dr Inger Marie G Eira and PhD student and Sámi reindeer herder Ravdna BME Sara, Sámi University of Applied Sciences, recorded by the International Centre for Reindeer Husbandry for the James J. McCarthy Leadership Seminar Series for Future Arctic Indigenous Leaders 2021.

The video also contains a brief history of the founding of this collaboration, which began through the work of the late Harvard Professor, James J. McCarthy.  Followed by Arctic Innovation presentations by selected Indigenous Youth participants, who will showcase their solutions for their communities. 

Lecture for "The James J. McCarthy Leadership Seminar Series for Future Arctic Indigenous Leaders 2021" by Sami senior reindeer herder and the founding president of the Association of World Reindeer Herders - Johan Mathis Turi 

Welcome to an open Arctic Seminar at Harvard University and International Centre for Reindeer Husbandry in the Memory of the late professor Jim McCarthy Friday 29th January at:11:30am - 12:30pm

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