Convenor: Victoria Gofman (Principle Investigator, Bering Sea Sub Network)
The Session will address the following questions:
1. What scientific paradigm can provide a framework for other ways of knowing;
2. How understanding of Indigenous scientific paradigm can support the incorporation of Indigenous knowledge into research; and
3. How IPY (2007-08) and Inuit have influenced the shaping of a new research legacy for Inuit Nunangat, Canada, and globally.
UArctic speakers presenting session on Indigenous Knowledge at IPY2012
Tue, Apr 24, 2012
UArctic's Vice-President Indigenous, Jan Henry Keskitalo, together with Council Chair Jim McDonald, Wilp Wilxo'oskwhl Nisga'a Institute's Deanna Nyce and Sami Education Institute's Liisa Holmberg will present in the session Indigenous Knowledge: From Understanding other ways of Knowing to Indigenous Participation in Research in the Arctic. Please note the session time has been changed to Thursday, April 26, 1000-1200 in Room 513A/B.