Lectures, seminars and workshops

08.30 a.m. Sami land rights: perspectives from Norway, Sweden and Finland Location Lecture hall, Mid Sweden University Organizer Vaartoe - Centre for Sami Research

09.00 a.m. Jag har skrivit mig att leva Rose-Marie Huuva reads from and talks about the book Galbma Rádna/Kall Kamrat (“Cold comrade”), which was nominated for the Nordic Council's Literature Prize in 2001. Location Lecture hall, Östersund hospital. Organizer Region Jämtland Härjedalen

09.00 a.m. - 1.00 p.m. Genealogy from a Sami perspective, drop in Search for Sami roots and research on Sami families Location Östersund library Organizer Sami Information Center, Sameting, etc. 

 9.30 a.m.  My Sami medicine  Laila Spik, Sami culture worker from Jokkmokk  Location  Auditorium Östersund hospital Organizer Region Jämtland Härjedale

10.00 a.m. Workshop with noaidi Eirik Myrhaug Sami healing tradition in today's society. Healing with energies, prayer and drums. Limited number of participants Registration required Location Gaaltije Organizer Staare 2018

11.00 a.m.  The political arena - Sápmi politics  Sweden's Sami parliamentary parties, parties in the Riksdag, and national and regional departments talk about indigenous and Sámi politics Location Lobby of Storsjöteaterna  Organizer  Staare 2018

 11.00 a.m. - 3.00 p.m.   Capture your Staare 2018 visit   #instagiellas and #mittSápmis photo booth is open   Organizer   Sameting, Sami Information Center, Sami language center and Östersund library

11.30 a.m. Knowledge network on Sami health Kia Flykt and Sofia Kling talk about the project Knowledge network for Sami health Location Lecture hall, Östersund hospital Organizer Region Jämtland Härjedalen

1.00 p.m. Changes in Sami identity - from activists to bureaucrats Christina Åhrén, holder of a PhD in ethnology and chairwoman of Min Geaidnu Location Lecture hall, Östersund hospital Organizer Region Jämtland Härjedalen

1.00 p.m. Sami landscaping and the Girjas case How knowledge about archaeology, ecology and forest history can help clarify Sami land rights Lecturers Malin Brännström and Ingela Bergman. Location Lecture hall, Mid Sweden University. Organizer Silvermuseet/INSARC’

 2.00 p.m. Conversation with the Sami artist Tomas Colbengtson Location Lobby of Storsjöteatern Organizer Staare 2018

2.15 p.m. Queering Sápmi Elfrida Bergman and Sara Lindquist, Project Managers of Queering Sápmi, which helped increase visibility of LGBTQ people in Norway, Finland and Sweden. Elfrida talks about the project's successes and challenges. Location Lecture hall, Östersund hospital Organizer Region Jämtland Härjedalen

3.00 p.m. Preview of the TV series "My Sami History" with meet & mingle In the series, young Sami talk about how they continuously are influenced by history. Limited number of participants Registration required Location Folkets Bio Regina Organizer UR, Sami Information Center

3.15 p.m. Sami vs. State – is it possible to make indigenous peoples' rights heard? Civil Rights Defenders and a United Nations representative discuss (in English) the international criticism Sweden received due to lack of respect for indigenous rights, as well as Giron Sámi Teáhter’s upcoming performance Location Lecture hall, Mid Sweden University Organizer Same Ätnam, Giron Sámi Teáhter, Civil Rights Defenders and the Society for Nature Conservation

3.15 p.m. Sami women and sexual health Ingunn Eriksen, nurse and sexologist at the Amathea Foundation, is in charge of a cooperation project with SANKS that aims to establish a safe space for the sexual health for Sami women and men Location Lecture hall, Östersund hospital Organizer Region Jämtland Härjedalen

Bágo - čálliid siebrie, Sami Writers and Authors Association Exhibitions and book tables, as well as Tjaeliji gïelh - čállijienat - literary voices in Saepmie. Bágo's members introduce themselves and their writing with recitals of their own texts at 11.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m. Also there: Ravda Lágádus OS - Ravda Förlaget AB. Location Östersund library Organizer Bágo čalliid siebrie 

Children and young people

2.00 p.m. Plupp, akte joejkespïele - A joikikal Advance sale of tickets Location Exercishallen North Organizer Staare 2018

3.00 p.m. Sami story telling time with Madeleine Renhuvud Ages 3-7. Free entrance. Limited number of participants Location Östersund library, auditorium Organizer Sami Information Center, Sameting and Östersund library


10.00 a.m. - 5.00 p.m. Gærjah, South Sami book and culture bus Visit their event on Facebook for a complete program. Location Stortorget

10.00 a.m. - 5.00 p.m. Kultuvre jïh gærjabusse / Culture and book mobile with Sami books. From Sør-Trøndelag public library in Trondheim Location Stortorget


10.00 a.m. - 6.00 p.m. Gaaltijes shop Sami handicrafts and design, jewelry, books, glassware, china, ceramics, furnishings, clothes and shoes Address Köpmangatan 58

10.00 a.m. - 6.00 p.m.  Visit Woolpower's factory store  Warm underwear and socks  Address  Chaufförvägen 29


8.00 p.m. Luođit Sámis - Joik tunes from Sápmi Concert with Sámi Jienat Free entrance Location Gamla kyrkan Östersund Organizer Staare 2018 and Östersund congregation


10.00 a.m. - 6.00 p.m. Ávkis business village and market Sales, food and encounters Location Stortorget


11.00 a.m. - 5.00 p.m. Come and get your flag On February 6th, we celebrate the Sami National Day in Staare/Östersund. Sameting and Sami Information Center hand out anniversary flags during the day at Östersund library. 

2.00 p.m. South Sami - Swedish fair With the inauguration of the new crosier by Birgitta Ricklund. Coffee time after church service in the parish hall. With sign language translation (Swedish Sign Language) Location Stora kyrkan Organizer Härnösands Stift

5.00 p.m. Official opening of the anniversary year Staare 2018 Location City Hall stairs Organizer Staare 2018

Formal Dinner

7.00 p.m. Formal Dinner with entertainment Advance sale of tickets Location Best Western hotel Gamla Teatern Organizer Staare 2018 

Errors and printing mistakes are reserved

Inga kommande evenemang

Hämta fler