Sep 27: Open lecture – Ignored history: The Sami Perspective

Tomas Kuhmunen is GIS coordinator in the Swedish Sami Parliament. In this session, Tomas will provide us with a background talk about Sami heritage and culture in Sweden and the different challenges the Sami way of living is facing in modern society today.

In the light of the Paris Agreement in 2015 and the 17 Sustainable Development Goals that came out of it, we will discuss together with Tomas the integration of Sami rights and livelihood in Agenda 2030 and what effects the work and strategies to implement the Agenda 2030 has had on Sami life and society.

This lecture is a mandatory part of the course “Critical Perspectives on Sustainable Development in Sweden” given at CEMUS.

When? Thursday September 27 at 17.00-19.00

Where? Bertil Hammer Salen.

The session is open to other students and the public to join! No registration needed.


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The Sami Parliament website:

The UN Sustainable Development Goals:

The Swedish Delegation for the 2030 Agenda: