Association of Polar Early Career Scientists


norden logoapecs logo webThe APECS Nordic Project Team collected several resources during this project.

APECS Nordic Project Publications

Final Project report

The final project report can be downloaded here. 



Bull, J. and S. Juutilainen. 2014. APECS Nordic Workshop: connecting early career researchers and community-driven research in the north. The Polar Journal, Vol. 4, Nr. 2, pp. 426 – 427.

Lukes, L. Fleming-Sharp, L, and G. Fugmann. Researchers Offer Strategies to Build Community-Driven Research in Nordic. 2014. Volume 95, Issue 27. 8 July 2014. Page 248. EoS.



Fleming-Sharp, L., Fugmann, G., Kruse, F., Zaika, Y. and the APECS Nordic Project Team. 2014. APECS Nordic: Bridging Early Career Researchers and Indigenous Peoples in Nordic Countries: Building Nordic Networks”. Poster Presentation at Arctic Frontiers 2014, January 2014.

Fleming-Sharp, L., G. Fugmann, Zaika, Y., and the APECS Norden Project Team. 2014.“Bridging Early Career Researchers and Indigenous Peoples in Nordic Countries”. Poster Presentation. ICASS VIII, University of British Columbia, Canada, May 2014.

Juutilainen, S. Bull, J., Sjoberg, Y., Zaika, Y., Fleming-Sharp, L. and G. Fugmann. 2015. Association of Polar and Early Career Scientists (APECS) Nordic Research Project. 2015. “Bridging Early Career Researchers and Indigenous Peoples in Nordic Countries”. Poster Presentation. ASSW 2015 / ISAR-4 / ICARP III, Toyama, Japan, April 2015.

Other Resources

Here are some examples of relevant external resources collected by the APECS Nordic Project team available through other organizations and projects and describing initiatives beyond the scope of this report. These include sources of best practices, projects, legislation and education with links to access further information. Some are based in or relevant for multiple Nordic countries, while others involve a collaboration that may be applicable Nordic wide. 


Organisations, Research Institutions / Centres etc.:

Relevant publications:

Relevant projects:

Other interesting websites

  • KIVU Nature TK Resources – a website with links to Best Practices, Traditional Knowledge Centres, Traditional Knowledge Newsletters, Traditional Knowledge Websites, and Traditional Knowledge Literature (

National Resources:



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