The Norwegian Scientific Academy for Polar Research (NVP) welcome nominations of new Academy members in 2021. Individual Norwegian members to NVP are Norwegian citizens who have carried out independent scientific work in polar research or specifically have contributed to the advancement of polar research (§5.2.). Individual foreign members may be admitted by the same criteria […]
UiT The Arctic University of Norway, Academia Borealis – The Academy of Sciences and Letters of Northern Norway, and Tromsø Research Foundation welcome nominations for The International Mohn Prize for Outstanding Research Related to the Arctic (The Mohn Prize). The Mohn Prize, which carries a cash award of 2 million NOK (approximately 195 000 €), […]
It is with a heavy heart that the Academy Board has decided to cancel the NVP International Summer School 2021 and postpone to summer 2022. After cancelling the 2020 International Summer School due to Covid-19, the Academy planned to arrange a physical International Summer School on Svalbard during the autumn/winter of 2021. For a […]
It is a great pleasure to introduce the Norwegian Academy for Polar Research Strategy 2021 – 2025. The interest in the Arctic is continuing at full strength and many new nations, scientists and institutions are in line to study, enjoy and explore the multiple Arctic. At the same time anthropogenically driven climate change is relentlessly […]
About the seminar Fisheries and other human activities – inclusive processes, expertise and evidence provided in the North East Atlantic, and adjacent seas When: April 28, 2021 at 15:30 UTC Link to Zoom seminar: https://zoom.us/j/98298976517 Speaker: Anne Christine Brusendorff, ICES Host/sponsor: North Atlantic-Arctic Science Initiative Seminar Series (B2BI web site). Invitation in pdf The International […]
We are happy to announce that our call for “topic areas where NVP may have a positive impact in the coming year” resulted in a total of ten proposals. It was of course hard to choose, but at the board meeting on March 11, 2021, the Board decided to select the two following topics for […]
The Annual Report for 2020 was approved by the Board in the board meeting on 11 March, 2021. Click on this link to read the report. Questions? Please do not hesitate to contact us on email@example.com if you have questions.
The new Academy Strategy 2021-2025 (to be formally accepted by the Board this spring), calls for deeper member involvement in the Academy’s activities. A central part of this effort is developing an annual cycle of identifying issues of high importance for the Polar Regions where the Academy can make an important contribution. Quoting the Strategy […]