Monthly Archives: January 2013

Climate Change and Displacement for Indigenous Communities in Arctic Scandinavia

A paper written for the Brookings Institute, by Ilan Kelman and Marius Warg Næss. The paper can be found here.

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Reindeer herders’ objectives may differ from official assumptions

A number of explanations have been raised in the literature as to why pastoralists keep large herds of animals: From the “East African cattle complex”, where the prestigious aspect of having large herds was given weight, to nomadic pastoralists seeking … Continue reading

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