Louise Nachet


Louise Nachet is a doctoral student in political science at Laval University in Québec. She holds a master’s degree in international relations from Bordeaux’s Institute of Political Sciences. Her research focuses on coalitions between Indigenous and environmental activists on mining extraction in Canada. Particularly interested in the potential and challenges of such alliances, she seeks to further understand the transformative nature of their mobilizations. Her current PhD project is part of an international research network focused on the consequence of extractive industries on Indigenous rights and welfare named Knowledge Network on Mining Encounters and Indigenous Sustainable Livelihoods (MinERAL).