DKK 14 Million for Iceland

Mon, Mar 09, 2009
The Nordic Council of Ministers is committed to helping Iceland out of its current economic predicament.

The integrated Arctic Ocean Observing System (iAOOS), originally conceived and sponsored by the Arctic Ocean Sciences Board (AOSB), is one of around 110 Coordination Proposals approved by the Joint Committee for the International Polar Year (IPY), designed in this case to optimize the cohesion and coverage of Arctic Ocean Sc...

Second Circumpolar Conference on Geospatial Sciences and Applications Westmark Hotel, Fairbanks, Alaska, USA August 4-6, 2009 Paper submission deadline: June 1, 2009

The University Centre in Svalbard (UNIS) seeks two highly motivated students with backgrounds in botany/ecology, evolution/molecular ecology, or similar subjects for two master projects within a vegetation monitoring project from gene level to landscape level in a mining area, in Svea, Svalbard.

The Northern Review, a peer-reviewed, multidisciplinary journal of the humanities and social sciences, based at Yukon College in Whitehorse, Canada, seeks reviewers for recent books in northern studies.

Lars Kullerud, President of the University of the Arctic (UArctic), along with other UArctic representatives, is attending the UNESCO International Experts Meeting on Climate Change and Arctic Sustainable Development: scientific, social, cultural and educational challenges, March 3-6, in Monaco.

The University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF) will be excavating at the Mead site, near Delta Junction, Alaska, as part of a summer field school directed by Dr. Ben A. Potter and Dr. Charles E. Holmes.

The Walter and Duncan Gordon Foundation is delighted to announce the 2009 call for applications for the Gordon Global Fellowship programme.