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United for a better food security and nutrition in the North

A new participatory research project on food security and nutrition will be carried out in close collaboration with the local communities

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Two Sentinel North research chairs launched

These two Chairs will contribute to the development of tools and technologies to better understand mental health issues

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Shedding Light on the North

Funded by the Canada First Research Excellence Fund, the Sentinel North Strategy allows Université Laval to draw on over a half-century of northern and optics/photonics research to develop innovative new technology, train the next generation of transdisciplinary researchers and improve our understanding of the northern environment and its impact on human beings and their health.


  • New participatory research project on food security and nutrition in Nunavut

    A new participatory research project on food security and nutrition has just been launched within Sentinel North. This project, entitled “Participatory Action for Inuit-led Research on Food Product... read more

  • Many Sentinel North training opportunities available this fall

    This fall, Sentinel North invites its Université Laval community to take part in a series of workshops and training activities aimed at addressing the complex themes of its research program, w... read more

  • 2019 scientific meeting : congratulations to all winners!

    Sentinel North would like to congratulate all participants of the poster competition and the Northern Transdisciplinary Challenge held at the 2019 Scientific Meeting. The quality of presentations w... read more

An unprecedented transdisciplinary strategy

Sentinel North is made possible, in part, thanks to funding from Canada First Research Excellence Fund.