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The brochure ‘World Reindeer Husbandry: People, Distribution and Challenges’ is a 2 sided brochure that gives a visual representation of the distribution of world reindeer husbandry and has information about the different peoples that practice reindeer husbandry.

The brochure has a map that shows where reindeer husbandry is practiced, has detailed information about who practices reindeer husbandry, how many reindeer herders and semi domesticated reindeer there are in the world and outlines the challenges that reindeer husbandry faces.

Currently in English, this brochure will in the future be available in Russian and Sámi languages. More information and download here. This brochure is a project of the International Centre for Reindeer Husbandry in partnership with the Association of World Reindeer Herders and was part funded by the Reindeer Husbandry Administration. If you would like to have a printed copy of the brochure mailed to you, you can contact us at info(at)

World Reindeer Husbandry, Peoples, Distribution and Challenges

Alternatively, you can download the World Reindeer Husbandry Brochure

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