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2018.07.30 | Research news

Switzerland new member of FARO

FARO welcomes Switzerland as a new member state. Switzerland is represented by Danièle Rod from the Swiss Polar Institute (SPI). The Swiss Polar Institute is based at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne (EPFL) with the aim to create synergies and offer services to the Swiss polar community.  SPI was…

2018.07.30 | Research news

FARO and IASC sign Memorandum of Understanding

The Forum of Arctic Research Operators (FARO) and the International Arctic Science Committee (IASC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding on 17 June 2018 during the Polar2018 Conference held in Davos, Switzerland. The Parties share common goals of working internationally and across disciplines to increase our understanding of…

2018.07.02 | Research

New Chair elected at the FARO Annual Meeting 2018

Jennifer Mercer (US) was elected to a three-year term as chair of the Forum of Arctic Research Operators (FARO) at the FARO Annual Meeting held 18 June at the Polar 2018 Conference. Jennifer is from the US National Science Foundation’s Office of Polar Programs. She manages programs in Arctic research support and logistics and in Arctic…

2018.06.11 | Research news

Celebrating the Arctic and 20 years of FARO

The FARO Annual Meeting 2018 will be held as part of the Arctic Science Summit Week on 18 June 2018, 09.00 AM to 5.00 PM.

2018.05.15 | Research news

The 24th International Symposium on Polar Sciences

"30 Years of footsteps in Antarctica: Looking back and looking forward"

2017.06.22 | Research news

Polar Continental Shelf Program launch Science Report 2016

The Polar Continental Shelf Program (PCSP) has announced the release of the 2016 Polar Continental Shelf Program Science Report

2017.03.06 | Research news

Save the dates for Arctic Council's Arctic Shipping Best Practices Information Forum 5-6 June 2017

The meeting will take place 5-6 June 2017 at Lloyd’s Register Office, 71 Fenchurch Street, London EC3M 4BS. More information will come by end of March 2017.

2017.01.06 | Research news

New ‘German Arctic Office’ to act as consultant to politics and industry

The Alfred Wegener Institute is setting up the first cross-institutional centre of excellence for questions about the Arctic To be able to offer direct scientific advice to decision-makers. The office is placed at the Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research (AWI) and will be lead by the former IASC Executive…

2016.12.12 | Research news

KOPRI to hold 23rd international symposium on Polar Sciences, Incheon, Republic of Korea, 17-18 May 2017

The Korea Polar Research Institute will hold the 23rd International Symposium on Polar Sciences in Incheon, the Republic of Korea on May 17-18, 2017. The theme of the 23rd International Symposium on Polar Sciences is “Life at the extremes; resilience, adaptation and potential.”  The first circular can be seen…

2016.11.24 | Research news

INTERACT Transnational Access call open – deadline 18 December 2016

The EU H2020 funded INTERACT (International Network for Terrestrial Research and Monitoring in the Arctic) project opens a call for research groups to apply for Transnational Access to 43 research stations across the Arctic and northern alpine and forest areas in Europe, Russia and North-America. The sites represent a variety of…

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