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The IASC August News are now online.

26th NC meeting in Cologne     

On June 8 and 9 the NC SCAR/IASC held its annual meeting at Schloss Wahn in Cologne.

Details here.

Germany in the SCAR April newsletter


In the latest SCAR newsletter (April 2017) Germany is introduced in the article series "featured member countries".

German Agenda for Polar Research


An overview on this initiative of the NC as well as further information can be found here.


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 Universität Trier, 54286 Trier

 Tel. +49 651 201 4623



The SCAR July/August Newsletter is now online.


"The Arctic in a globalized world": Event (in German) at the German Arctic Office in Potsdam on 5 October 2017 (Flyer).


Online survey of SCAR Expert Group ANTOSPotential sites for long term measurements: Details here.


The SCAR Tinker Muse Prize 2017 for Science and Policy in Antarctica is going to Matthew England (University of New South Wales).


The IASC newsletter July 2017 is now online.


The German Arctic Office has published latest news in its  Summer 2017 Newsletter.


The SCAR June Newsletter is now online.


1st Circular: The 27th int. Polar Conference of the German Society for Polar Research (DGP) from 25 to 29 March 2018


The international Year of Polar Preciction (YOPP) has started!. Details are available here.

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