Polar & Space

Research collaboration has long traditions, both in the Arctic as well as in the Antarctic, bilaterally as well as through multilateral settings. Several MoUs have been signed between key parties over the years and bilateral workshops/seminars held both in Japan and Norway. Research areas of particular interest have been:

  • Polar atmospheric research
  • Arctic climate changes including ecosystem studies

Polar research infrastructure collaboration of particular importance:

Articles

EURAXESS Survey of European Researchers in Japan

EURAXESS Survey of European Researchers in Japan

European (and more) researchers based in Japan: Let your voice be heard! Participate to the EURAXESS Survey of European Researchers in Japan! This survey which intends to draw a precise picture of the community of European researchers based in Japan through a series of questions focused on the your current professional situation and expectations for(…)

Arctic Frontiers: Industry and Environment 2016
January 24, 2016 : Tromsø, Norway

Arctic Frontiers: Industry and Environment 2016

Arctic Frontiers is an international arena on sustainable development in the Arctic. The conference addresses the management of opportunities and challenges to achieve viable economic growth with societal and environmental sustainability.   Next year, (2016) Arctic Frontiers theme will be about Industry and Environment.   There will be many exciting events from the 24th until(…)

Polar Research Program (POLARPROG)

Polar Research Program (POLARPROG)

  Deadline Announcement 25.11.2015  Funds to research on resources- and environmental management in Arctic and Antarctic. Objectives for the Program: The Polar Research Program (POLARPROG) is the Research Council of Norway’s most important tool for achieving good breadth and high quality of Norwegian polar research. The program contributes to maintain Norway’s special responsibility to stimulate(…)

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