Eva Maria Fjellheim

Eva Maria Fjellheim

Researcher, Activist and Radio Producer

  • City and country, Climate Change

  • Snåsa (Norway)

Eva Maria Fjellheim is a south Sámi researcher, activist and radio documentary producer from the Norwegian side of Saepmie (the ancestral lands of the Indigenous Saami people, which stretch across Norway, Sweden, Finland and Russia). Her work centers around Indigenous peoples´ rights, grassroots- and territorial struggles in Saepmie and abroad, especially in Latin-Amerika. She is currently a PhD research fellow at the Centre for Saami Studies at UiT, the Arctic University of Norway. Her research project concerns the expression of green colonialism through the expansion of the wind power industry on Sámi reindeer herding lands.

Contributions by Eva Maria Fjellheim