Project - Sami duodji - System development for growth and protection of Sami cultural heritage


Description (EN): The Saami civil society has identified a need to explore ways and means on how to protect Sami people intellectual property rights and to encourage economic growth for the Sami people when Sami culture is used commercially. The second objective of the micro project is to build capacity on intellectual property rights in the local communities. There is a need to build strong and resilient network in order to empower the Sami people on intellectual property rights. The third objective of the micro project is to learn from partners internationally that also are facing the same challenges. As protection of intellectual property rights is a global concern there is a need to identify best practises, establish a robust international network and find strong key partners.

Thematic Information

Thematics: Cultural heritage and arts  Social inclusion and equal opportunities  
Specific Objective: Improved support systems tailored for start-ups and existing SMEs in remote and sparsely populated areas
Thematic Objective: (3) enhancing the competitiveness of SMEs by:
Investment Priority: (3a) promoting entrepreneurship, in particular by facilitating the economic exploitation of new ideas and fostering the creation of new firms, including through business incubators

Project Summary

Project name (EN): Sami duodji - System development for growth and protection of Sami cultural heritage
Project acronym: Protection of Sami cultural heritage

Period: 2014-2020
Date of latest update: 2019-07-04


Project start date: 2018-05-14
Project end date: 2018-11-13
Project status: Closed

Total budget/expenditure: EUR 65.000,00
European Union funding: EUR 42.250,00

Project documents

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Partners Data

Lead Partner (EN): Saami council headquarters/Norway
Lead Partner: Saami Council headquarters
Department: Headquarters
Address: Postboks 162, Karasjok, Norway
Legal status: public

Department: Sweden
Address: Box 76, Jokkmokk, Sweden
Legal status: public
Department: Finland
Address: Njuorggángeaidnu, Njuorggán, Finland
Legal status: public

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