Indigenous Journalism Conference: Indigenous Journalism and Self-determination

Sámi University of Applied Sciences/Sámi Allaskuvla cordially invites scholars, students, journalists and members of the public to an online conference Indigenous Journalism and Self-determination, September 28–29, 2021.  

The conference will bring together scholars and students in the field of Indigenous Journalism, as well as Indigenous media leaders and Indigenous journalists. Sámi University of Applied Sciences is in Guovdageaidnu, Norway – an Arctic community known for being a stronghold of Sámi language, culture, media, higher education, and Sámi and Indigenous research. 

The registration deadline for the conference is September 23, 2021. For registration, please send an e-mail to

 The Zoom link for the conference will be provided a few days in advance of the conference. 

Following the conference, on September 30–October 2, 2021, the Sámi Journalist Association will hold the inaugural Sámi Media Festival on campus at the Sámi University of Applied Sciences, Guovdageaidnu. See festival program here: 

Conference Location:

There is no registration fee, and the entire conference will be held on Zoom

Hosted by Sámi Allaskuvla/Sámi University of Applied Sciences

Hánnoluohkká 45, 9520 Guovdageaidnu. Norway.




COVID-19 Precautions

Due to COVID 19 national restrictions, the conference will be held digitally. Registrants will receive a Zoom link a few days in advance of the conference

Date and time

September 28-29, 2021

For complete times, please see conference program

Questions and Registration

Please send an email to

If you have questions or to register, please e-mail us at