Monthly Archives: June 2014

South Pacific and Siberian Tour announced

In order to facilitate the further development of the community network of Snowchange, and to allow discussions of regional priorities, a South Pacific and Siberian tour is announced for November: 14th – 16th World Parks Congress 2014, Sydney, Australia 17th … Continue reading

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Snowchange Delegation to Attend the Festival of Traditional Dug-Out Boats in Surgut, Hanty-Mansia, Siberia, Russia

From 3rd July to 7th July, 2014 a Snowchange delegation will visit the Festival of Traditional Dug-Out Boats in Surgut, Hanty-Mansia/Jugra, Siberia, Russia. During this visit cooperation issues between Western Siberian Hanty and Mansi peoples and Snowchange will be discussed. … Continue reading

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Snowchange Co-op releases its first radio play

Snowchange Co-op has released its first radio play, titled “Kertomuksia näistä ajoista – Stories of These Times”. This 56 minute radio play travels from Sámi lands to Siberia, from North Karelia, Finland to Ontario, Canada. It seeks to understand and … Continue reading

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Summer is Here

In early June, Snowchange work was featured at the University of Leeds, UK and then we had extensive meetings with our local coordinator Chris Madine, from Newcastle, to introduce tradition-based outdoor education, especially to do with place names, fisheries, and … Continue reading

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Jokkmokk Sámi Book Reviewed

The prestigious “Arctic” Journal in Canada has reviewed the 2013 Snowchange Sámi book  ”It is the Sámi Who Own This Land”. In addition to critical remarks, Gudrun Norstedt from the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences writes: “…The most interesting part … Continue reading

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