Samediggi wants Sami research in Kautokeino
The Samediggi of Norway wants the national responsibility for Sami research to be placed at The Sami University College in Kautokeino, Norway. Teh Samediggi also wants to establish a Sami research council for Sami research in all Nordic countries.
The Norwegian Parliament will attend to this matter during the next few months. To Norwegian newspaper Aftenpostens knowledge, it is likely that the Parliament too will recommend the solution of a Sami research college in Kautokeino.
Rector at Sami University College, Kjell Kemi, says that Norway has ratified the international indigenous people convention that places the responsibility for Sami research and education with the Sami people.
Kjell Kemi also wants there to be a Sami research council that comprises Sami research in all the Nordic countries. The Samediggi also wants this solution.
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