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Text and source: Nordnorsk debatt. Samarbeidet i Arktisk råd er eksepsjonelt i internasjonal sammenheng. I en tid hvor manglende samarbeid og tillit mellom land truer freden omkring Ukraina og andre steder, vil en tildeling av Nobels fredspris til Arktisk råd understreke hva verden trenger mer av.

25 лет назад, 2 марта 1997 года, в городе Надыме Ямало-Ненецкого автономного округа состоялся первый Всемирный конгресс оленеводов. Оленевод саами из города Каутокейно Норвегии, Йохан Матис Тури, был избран первым президентом Ассоциации «Оленеводы Мира» и много лет проработал на благо Ассоциации.

March 2nd 1997 in Nadym Yamal Nenets AO in Russia - 25 years ago - the first Congress of Association of World Reindeer Herders (WRH) was hold, and Saami reindeer herder Johan Mathis Turi was elected as WRHs first president and for many years contributed into the work of the Association, making cooperation between reindeer herding peoples

Check out "Our Arctic Presence", a podcast series created by Indigenous Youth from throughout the circumpolar north in celebration of 25 years of the Arctic Council.

Our team wishes all of you a very Happy New Year! We start 2022 news on our portal with the message that was send by Norway's King Harald V on December 31, 2021, where he also noted the importance of indigenous knowldge and interaction with nature.  "Large societies and indigenous peoples around the world benefit from listening to each other and working together to safeguard what must be a common goal: To manage the earth's resources in a way that allows the generations after us to live good lives" - says the King of Norway

On December 16, the Virtual Training Program on Cultural Documentation and Intellectual Property Management for Indigenous Peoples from the Arctic Region, organized by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), ended.

16 декабря закончилась Виртуальная Программа обучения по документированию культуры и управлению интеллектуальной собственностью для коренных народов Арктического региона, организованная Всемирной организацией интеллектуальной собственности (ВОИС).

John Paul Jones (Led Zeppelin) invited a Sámi reindeer owner Elle Márjá Eira to join him in performing at Playing for Change for Peace Through Music: A Global Event for the Environment , together with many different artists all over the world. Peace Through Music is an online event that seeks to unite the world in taking action for a sustainable future, advance progress towards the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and amplify the voice of the most left behind, including Indigenous communities, whose knowledge and wisdom can help show us the way forward but is often unheard.

Video about the Arctic Council SDWG EALLU Workshop in Yamal 2021/ Видео о международном семинар по проекту Арктического совета ЕАЛЛУ на Ямале 2021


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