This section of our website is intended for people who are planning to conduct research in the Gwich’in Settlement Area.
Advice on how to meaningfully involve local communities in your project so that you get the most out of your time here.
How to reach out to the communities, hire locals and share your research results with the people who live here.
We provide funding, letters of support, advice and logistical and on-the-ground assistance to researchers. This section explains what we offer and how to make a request.
Our support is directed towards research that aligns with our priorities and those of the local communities. Our current areas of focus are described here.
Safety issues specific to the Gwich’in Settlement Area and contact information for local emergency services.
Helpful information for anyone who will be doing field work in the Gwich’in Settlement Area.