Shaping the Landscape: Processes of Modernisation at the Russian North-West

Joint project with the Lulea University of Technology (Sweden) (with participation of the Ethnology Department of the European University at St. Petersburg).

This project aims to integrate the CISR group into the existing international network called “The Modernisation Process in the Barents Region” and to establish research cooperation between CISR and Swedish partners from the Department of Business Administration and Social Sciences at the Lulea University of Technology. Several mutual research visits have been planned, in the context of which a series of research seminars will occur. Furthermore, the Petersburg project participants will be able to take part in the conference, “The Modernisation Process in the Barents Region,” to be held in Arkhangelsk and Petrozavodsk.

Supported by the Swedish Institute (The Visby Programme).