Vyacheslav Shadrin

Chair of Council of Yukaghir Elders, Russian Federation

Vyacheslav Shadrin is an indigenous leader of Russian Arctic peoples, he is a chief, Chair of Council of Yukaghir Elders. He is research fellow at the Institute for Humanities Research and Indigenous Studies of the North, Siberian Branch of Russian Academy of Sciences. His research focused on history and culture of arctic indigenous peoples, indigenous rights, ethnology expertise/social impact assessment, climate change, traditional land-use, traditional knowledge.