REXSAC - MinErAL PhD Summer School: Northern mining towns in transition: Schefferville, Fermont and Labrador West. Spring 2019

Bjørst, L. R. (Participant), Dag Avango (Organizer), Thierry Rodon (Organizer)

Activity: Attending an eventOrganisation or participation in workshops, courses, or seminars


“Northern mining towns in transition”:
Schefferville, Fermont and Labrador West
Spring 2019 (May 26June 4)
3 crédits / 7,5 hp – 3rd cycle
Université Laval (POLI-7051) and KTH Royal Institute of Technology

This PhD seminar is the result of a collaboration between two research networks, MinErAL, a Canadian funded Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) research network on Mining Encounters and Indigenous Sustainable Livelihood, and REXSAC, a fennoscandinavian Nordic Centre of Excellence funded by NordForsk that focuses on Resource Extraction and Sustainable Arctic Communities.

Thierry Rodon (Université Laval)
Dag Avango (KTH)
Arn Keeling (Memorial University)
Aude Therrien (Université Laval)
Jean-Sébastien Boutet (KTH)
Period26 May 2019 - 4 Jun 2019
Event typeCourse
Location, Canada, Quebec
Degree of RecognitionInternational


  • Mining
  • Extractive industries
  • Arctic
  • Canada
  • Quebec
  • Indigenous Governance
  • First Nations