Events & News

July 16 2018

Call for Proposals - New Mineral Research Projects

The MinErAL network is launching his 3rdcall for proposals.  While approaching its midterm, the network decided to focus this year’s call for proposals on its less studied work packages and...

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July 16 2018

Postdoctoral Fellowship

For the year 2019-2020, the MinEral Network offers two postdoctoral fellowships of $45 000 each.

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June 12 2018

A fruitful annual meeting for the MinErAL network in Uashat

From May 28th to 31st , our members had their second annual meeting in Uashat, Québec. The event gives us the opportunity to have meaningful discussions and to learn about everyone's work and research interests in order to enhance the collaboration opportunities among our network.

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June 07 2018

First paper of the MinErAL Network now available!

Six members of our network published a paper entitled "Indigenous peoples’ relationships to large-scale mining in post/colonial contexts: Toward multidisciplinary comparative perspectives". The authors (Leah S.

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Featured Projects

2017 to 2019

Fly-in Fly-Out: impacts on women and northern communities

The work shift system called "fly-in, fly-out" (FIFO) brings important impacts on women and Indigenous employment, work-family balance and indigenous and non-indigenous communities ‘vitality. In...

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2017 to 2019

Northern communities, provincial governments, and negotiating the mining life cycle – cases from Australia, Canada and Sweden

In the sparsely populated northern areas of Australia, Sweden, and Canada, the physical distance between Indigenous communities, governments and companies makes it difficult to adapt mining...

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2017 to 2019

Comparing consultation, consent and negotiated agreements in Arctic extractive industries

This project aims to carry out a comparative baseline analysis of the theory and practice of consultation, negotiation of consent (or the absence thereof) and agreements between local/indigenous...

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