Indigenous Studies at the University of Helsinki fosters sustainable and ethical research with Indigenous peoples. Our research investigates and takes into account Indigenous epistemologies, ontologies, and values, providing new perspectives on human-environment interactions, Indigenous education, wellbeing, temporalities, Indigenous rights, as well as methodological issues.
Indigenous methodologies, epistemologies, and social worlds
At the core of Indigenous Studies at UH there is a holistic understanding of the world, which we acknowledge and celebrate by studying...
A tangible heritage: Vepsian language and non-human agencies to co-construct a northern environment (2019–2021) Project leaders: Laura...
Indigenous Studies organises a teaching module in English (15–30 ECTS), which is open for all students from any of the faculties of UH. It...
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Ihmisen pitkän ajan vaikutus ja ympäristömuutokset Amazoniassa
To 3.12.2020, klo 13–15. Tiedekulman live stream.
Climate Emergency and Indigenous Peoples in the Arctic
March 12, 2020. At 13 – 15, Think Corner (Yliopistonkatu 4).