Historical and cultural problems of northern countries and regions № 4 (44), 2018
Historical and cultural problems
of northern countries and regions
Actual issues of ethnological expertise
in the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia)
Abstract. The practice of the ethnological expertise in the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) is considered. Based on the analysis of the conducted expertises, the advantages of ethnological expertise were identified, the aspects necessary for improvement were identified, the main directions for increasing the participation of indigenous peoples of the North in the expertise`s procedures were outlined, recommendations for improving the legislation on the ethnological expertise were given.
Keywords: Republic Sakha (Yakutia), indigenous peoples of the North, industrial development, legislation, ethnological expertise, control, territory of traditional nature use, The Ethnic Impact Assessment, Free, Prior and Informed Consent, indigenous participation, co-management.
1Shadrin Vyacheslav Ivanovich, Vice-President of the Assembly of indigenous minorities of the North of the Sakha Republic (Yakutia), Researcher at the Institute for Humanities Research and Indigenous Studies of the North of the Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences. Petrovskogo str., 1, 677027, Yakutsk, Russian Federation.
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