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To keep to us active during this special summer for us all, the MinErAL network is happy to put in place a series of webinars on Zoom. Seminars are one hour long.  The speaker does a 20-30 minute presentation followed by an equivalent discussion period. The seminars will usually be on Thursday afternoons, but time varies depending on the time zone of the speaker (all times are in Montreal time zone) . Here are the first seminars of the series, feel free to join in:

- May 7 at 6 PM - New Caledonia : A representative full-size research "laboratory" to investigate long-term positive and negative externalities from mining activities,  and to promote a new model for responsible mining by Fabrice Colin, Principal investigator of the Amedee Network and research director at the IRD UMR CEREGE – Presentation in French

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- May 21 at 2PM - Border Flows in the Canadian North and Circumpolar Governance by Karen Everett, postdoctoral fellow at Laval University - Presentation in English.

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- May 28 at 2PM – Interactions between International Trade and Investments Law and Indigenous Peoples’ Rights in mining projects by Erick Duchesne, professor, political science department, Université Laval, and Zoé Borin-Fargues , doctoral student, Université d’Ottawa – Presentation in French

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- June 4 at 6PM – Implementation of Indigenous Agreements with Industry and Government : Challenges and Possibilities by Ciaran O’Faicheallaigh, Professor of Politics and Public Policy at Griffith University, Brisbane – Presentation in English 

- June 11 at 2PM - Understanding the effects of extractive industries on the social determinants of health and well-being for Indigenous Peoples in Canada , presentation by Ella Myette, Master student, McGill University - Presentation in English

** In order to increase the security of our platform, the link to the webinars is only shared by emails. To connect to the webinar, contact aude.therrien@ciera.ulaval.ca**