To encourage a circumpolar research perspective and to foster future Canadian-Swedish Arctic research cooperation, Polar Knowledge Canada and the Swedish Polar Research Secretariat will offer early career scientists the opportunity to take part in an exchange program between the two organisations’ Arctic research stations.
Researchers in the international research project MAGIC-DML return to Dronning Maud Land in Antarctica to investigate how ice sheet volume has changed.
The Swedish government has appointed Katarina Gårdfeldt as new Director-General of the Swedish Polar Research Secretariat. Katarina is Associate Professor of environmental inorganic chemistry and is currently the Director of Centre for Environment and Sustainability, GMV.
This year’s Polarforum will be held 21 November at Hasselbacken in Stockholm. The main focus of the day is about opportunities for Swedish polar research. Welcome!
The Swedish Government has informed that the Swedish Polar Research Secretariat’s office in Stockholm will be relocated to Luleå. The decision will be taken at the government meeting 31 August.
The Antarctic organisations SCAR, COMNAP, and CCAMLR have announced fellowship and scholarship opportunities for early-career researchers.
The Swedish Polar Research Secretariat’s operational support is given to Swedish researchers to collect data and samples in the Arctic and Antarctica.
The government-appointed commission to investigate the governmental need for an icebreaking research vessel have been reported today.
A Summary of the White House Arctic Science Ministerial Meeting is now available.
Most of the weather and ocean data collected on icebreaker Oden in 2007–2015 are now available on the Environment Climate Data Sweden (ECDS) website.