Sámi of Norway, Sweden, and Finland

Below are resources related to the “Sámi of Norway, Sweden, and Finland” chapter of Native Nations: The Survival of Indigenous Peoples, 3rd Edition, edited by Sharlotte Neely and Douglas W. Hume.

Agencies & Organizations
Discussion Questions
      • Since its founding in 2000, the Sami Parliamentary Council (as well as the individual Sami parliaments of Norway, Sweden, and Finland) has worked to promote Sami interests. Review some of the actions of the Sami Parliamentary Council and how successful those actions have been.
Documentary Films
Further Reading
      • Allard, Christina and Susann Funderud Skogvang. 2015. Indigenous Rights in Scandinavia. Ashgate.
      • Storm, Dikka. 1998. Slettnes på Sørøya. University of Tromsø. 

Contemporary Sámi People

Sámi Parliament of Norway, 2013-2017
Sámi Parliament of Norway, 2013-2017 (Sámediggi Sametinget [CC BY-SA])

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