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2015.05.22 | Research news

New Chair of FARO

At the annual FARO meeting 25 April in Toyama, Japan, James R. Drummond, Canadian Network of Northern Research Operators, was elected as new Chair of FARO. James has been interim Chair of FARO since 1 October 2014 where he kindly agreed to take over after Magnus Tannerfeldt, Sweden.

2015.05.20 | Research news

New EU-PolarNet website

A new initiative to enhance the integration of Europe’s scientific and operational capabilities in the Polar Regions has been funded by the EU Horizon 2020 programme.

2015.05.13 | Research news

ASSW 2015 Conference Statement

INTEGRATING ARCTIC RESEARCH: A ROADMAP FOR THE FUTURE. Arctic Science Summit Week 2015 in Toyama, Japan (23–30 April) brought together nearly 700 international scientists, students, policy makers, research managers, Indigenous Peoples and others interested in developing, prioritizing and coordinating plans for future Arctic research.