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Issue 2014:1 is a special issue. Guest editor is professor Tore Henriksen. The articles are based on presentations from the conference ”Extractive Industries in the North – What about Environmental Law and Indigenous Peoples Rights?” held at the University of Tromsø, Norway, in November 2013:

 

- Tore Henriksen: Extracting industries in the North: What about Environmental Law and Indigenous Peoples’ Law?

 

- Susann Funderud Skogvang: Extractive Industries in the North – What about Environmental Law and Indigenous Peoples’ Rights?

 

- Mattias Åhren: International Human Rights Law Relevant to Natural Resource Extraction in Indigenous

Territories – An Overview

 

- Ingvild Jakobsen: Extractive Industries in Arctic: The International Legal Framework for the Protection of the Environment

 

- Ole Kristian Fauchald: Regulating Environmental Impacts of Mining in Norway

 

- Ruslan Garipov: Extractive Industries and Minority Peoples’ Rights in Russia

 

- Michael Burger: Narratives in Conflicts: Alaska Natives and Offshore Drilling in the Arctic

 

- Maria Kristina Labba: Mineral Activities on Sámi Reindeer Grazing Land in Sweden

 

- Rutherford Hubbard: Mining in Greenland and Free, Prior and Informed Consent: a Role

for Corporations?

 

- Timo Koivurova and Anna Petrétei: Enacting a New Mining Act in Finland – How were Sami Rights and Interests Taken into Account?

 

Next regular issue, 2014:2, is planned for July 2014.

 

Gabriel Michanek, editor

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