Association of Polar Early Career Scientists


APECS Webinars

When Indigenous meets Western

From Homer, Alaska, USA: Dr. Heather Sauyaq Jean Gordon PhD, Iñupiaq, tribal member of the Nome Eskimo Community;
From the Republic of Buryatia, Russia: Prof. Vera Kuklina, at The George Washington University;
From Nunavut, Canada: Enooyaq Sudlovernick PhD, at the University of Manitoba.


During International Polar Week March 2021, the APECS project group for Indigenous Collaborations was organizing a webinar on March 16th, where Indigenous Early Career Scientists spoke about the application of Indigenous knowledge to western science: traditional knowledge in fieldwork, data interpretation and communication.

Indigenous Knowledge & Communities
Social Sciences & Humanities
  • Arctic
APECS International Polar Week Webinars

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