Tag: youth wellbeing

Nomadic or sedentary life: difficult choice?

fstammle , February 17th, 2022


Most people on our planet make their life choices mostly about in which settlement, country, climate etc they want to live. But the remaining nomads in the Arctic…


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Society 5.0 – new evolutionism towards more inclusive well-being?

fstammle , November 12th, 2020


Listening to the presentation of Ms Kanae from the Japanese cabinet office at the Japan-Finland Joint Committee meeting on Cooperation in Science and Technology, I was impressed how…


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Future of circumpolar youth in a changing climate

fstammle , October 18th, 2020


just wanted to share this, have a look. A nice project, idea to have very short clips of young people talking about life. But as worrying as it…


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Future of Arctic Youth in Rural Areas

fstammle , October 18th, 2020


This initiative sounds very promising. I think we would need a publication that explores anthropologically the specifics of gender organisation in Arctic societies, not only in villages but…


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Covid-19 arrived in the Yamal tundra

fstammle , July 12th, 2020


It was probably a matter of time, but I thought until today ‘how great that the tundra is still free of infections’. The reindeer herders strategy of avoiding…


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Arctic Security and Anthropology

fstammle , January 29th, 2020


Our colleagues Gunhild Hoogensen Gjorv with Marc Lanteigne  launched the Routledge Handbook of Arctic Security, of which they are the main editors, and where there are some chapters…


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1st December: “World Aids Day” Всемирный день борьбы со СПИДом – ВИЧ и коренные народы Севера в России HIV and indigenous peoples in Russia

Stephan Dudeck , December 4th, 2019


(English version see blow) picture: WHO/ВОЗ В связи с этой датой хотелось бы обратить внимание на один аспект эпидемия ВИЧ инфекции в России, который еще недостаточно изучен и мало…


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Is there something “Arctic” to youth well-being in northern settlements?

fstammle , November 21st, 2019


This was one of the guiding topics discussed at the session hosted by our WOLLIE project during the Rovaniemi Arctic Spirit conference 2019. On the one hand, the…


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We don’t survive – we live here!

fstammle , September 27th, 2019


These were the introductory words of Alexandr Ivanov, the head of the Olenek district in Yakutia, in his discussion during our session on indigenous people’s territorial governance under…


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Arctic youth well-being reserach project WOLLIE goes to Kola Peninsula

lukasallemann , September 6th, 2019


Last week, the mid-term meeting of our research project on youth in Arctic industrial settlements (WOLLIE) took place in Kirovsk and Revda, two mono-industrial cities in the Murmansk…


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Does anthropology need to engage with well-being as a concept?

fstammle , April 10th, 2019


  This is the topic of our next reading circle discussion, to which you are all welcome, 23 April 2019, 13-14.30.  We first meet in Florian’s office on…


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Arctic Youth well-being project participating in circumpolar comparison

fstammle , November 17th, 2018


The team of the joint Finnish-Russian project studying well-being among youth in Arctic Ria Adams presenting her work within WOLLIE on opportunities and threats for young people’s well-being,…


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Do young people need their own law?

fstammle , April 10th, 2018


Our new Finnish-Russian co-financed research project “Live, Work or Leave? ” looks at young people’s understanding of wellbeing compared between Finland and Russia. So far one of the…


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