41,709 projects

IPY-Det internasjonale polaråret 2007/2008

APECs sekretariat (APECS: Association of Early Career Scientists)

APECS (Association of Early Career Scientists) er en ideell organisasjon som arbeider med å fremme rekruttering til og interesse for polarforskning i hele verden. UiT etablerer nå et slikt sekretariat i Tromsø i samarbeid med Forskningsrådet. Etablering av dette sekretariatet vil være svært vik...

Awarded: NOK 0.62 mill.

Project Period: 2009-2010

Location: Troms - Romsa - Tromssa

IPY-Det internasjonale polaråret 2007/2008

IPY - leie av erstatningsfartøy for G.O.Sars

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Awarded: NOK 3.0 mill.

Project Period: 2008-2008

Location: Vestland

IPY-Det internasjonale polaråret 2007/2008

IPY Svalbard Course 2008: A multidisciplinary science - management cross-talk course on IPY projects and sustainable management of Svalbard

The target group of the IPY Svalbard Course 2008 are executive officers and managers in Norwegian governmental administration and the industry, and the aim of the course is to give the participants an introduction to the natural conditions, history, polit ics, environmental monitoring, industrial...

Awarded: NOK 0.70 mill.

Project Period: 2008-2009

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

IPY-Det internasjonale polaråret 2007/2008

Hydrology in the Arctic Climate - Conference 16th - 18th June 2008

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Awarded: NOK 49,999

Project Period: 2008-2008

Location: Oslo

IPY-Det internasjonale polaråret 2007/2008

A book project for children: Svalbard rock ptarmigan - a year in the Arctic

Svalbard rock ptarmigan (Lagopus muta hyperbora) is a unique endemic species of the terrestrial ecosystem at Svalbard. Being the only wintering herbivorous bird on the archipelago, it has attracted interest from research, management as well as children. T he book`s working title is, Svalbard rock...

Awarded: NOK 0.20 mill.

Project Period: 2008-2009

Location: Troms - Romsa - Tromssa

IPY-Det internasjonale polaråret 2007/2008

Datahåndterings- og koordineringstjeneste for norske forskningsprosjekter under det internasjonale polaråret (DOKIPY)

Det overordnede målet med IPYs datapolitikk er å sikre oppnåelsen av IPYs hovedformål ved å knytte sammen fagområder, prosjekter og enkeltforskere gjennom åpen datautveksling og fri tilgang. Ved fri utveksling av data kan observasjonsprogram planlegges fo r å unngå overlapping og duplisering slik...

Awarded: NOK 1.5 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2011

Location: Oslo

IPY-Det internasjonale polaråret 2007/2008

IPY Overview

The IPY Overview will present research from the International Polar Year as an overview. The process in which the Arctic Climate Impact Assessment (ACIA) presented their overview in 2004 will serve as a model and template for the process and the IPY Ove rview. The overall goal is to compile r...

Awarded: NOK 1.3 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2011

Location: Oslo

IPY-Det internasjonale polaråret 2007/2008

Det internasjonale polaråret (IPY) - satsing mot høyere utdanning

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Awarded: NOK 0.65 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2008

Location: Svalbard

IPY-Det internasjonale polaråret 2007/2008

The Arctic System - an Outreach, Communication and Education Project

The Arctic system can be described as a contradiction. It is multifaceted and robust, yet very vulnerable to environmental influences from the rest of the world. It has been described as one of Europe's last wilderness areas and has, as such, an intrinsic value. It is also a natural laboratory f...

Awarded: NOK 1.00 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2008

Location: Troms - Romsa - Tromssa

IPY-Det internasjonale polaråret 2007/2008

IPY - Franske ungdomsforskere - støtte til reise til Svalbard

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Awarded: NOK 39,999

Project Period: 2007-2007

Location: Ukjent Fylke

IPY-Det internasjonale polaråret 2007/2008

From IGY to IPY: Photo documentation of Norwegian scientific polar research during the last 50 years

The project is owned by the Norwegian Polar Institute (www.npolar. no). The result will be special galleries in the NPI photo database (Fotoweb). The NPI Photo library contains 80 000 polar photos, around 60 000 of which can be labelled historical photos. However, there are few photos from the p...

Awarded: NOK 0.90 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2009

Location: Troms - Romsa - Tromssa

IPY-Det internasjonale polaråret 2007/2008

IPY International Educational Posters

To support the educational perspectives of the International Polar Year, this project will prepare a resource for students and teachers - not only for the countries active in the Arctic and Antarctic, but also for all interested parties. ***The main outp ut will be a set of five thematic posters...

Awarded: NOK 0.30 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2008

Location: Agder

IPY-Det internasjonale polaråret 2007/2008

The Artic Eye

The TV-documetary will show the scientific methodes and results from some of the science programs going on at NY Ålesund, Svalbard. I will stress that this is a marginal place for life and thats why it is an eye for what is going on when it comes to pollu tion and climate change. (se the main te...

Awarded: NOK 0.25 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2009

Location: Oslo

IPY-Det internasjonale polaråret 2007/2008

Polar Films in Tromsø 2007-2008

Tromsø International Film Festival (TIFF) has presented quality films for large audiences since 1991. Our extensive experience with using film as a medium for outreach will be used to focus on the history and the identity of the polar regions. Further, we will attempt to bring attention to the l...

Awarded: NOK 0.39 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2008

Location: Troms - Romsa - Tromssa

IPY-Det internasjonale polaråret 2007/2008

Global POP: A global network of schools investigating environmental pollutants in fish from the Arctic and worldwide

One of the most important challenges in modern society is to inspire and recruit young scientists to study natural sciences at university level. There are, however, strong indications that practical involvements and hands-on experiences are important fact ors to engage youths. One issue of import...

Awarded: NOK 1.3 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2008

Location: Akershus

IPY-Det internasjonale polaråret 2007/2008

The Thorpex television documentary

Summary of the Thorpex television documentary The project will be researched and planned in 2007 and the filming and editing will take place in 2008. A team of researchers at Andøya base has 20 days in which to reveal one of the great mysteries of the Barents Sea. They will fly in and get acqu...

Awarded: NOK 0.40 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2008

Location: Vestland

IPY-Det internasjonale polaråret 2007/2008

The researcher and satellite bringing polar science into the classroom

The PolarEduSpace will provide opportunities for the classroom teachers and the students at teacher Colleges to attend training courses with content/activities focusing on polar science both on-line and e.g. at Andøya Rocketrange (ARR) and in Longyearbyen . The teachers will be provided with cont...

Awarded: NOK 0.50 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2008

Location: Nordland - Nordlánnda

IPY-Det internasjonale polaråret 2007/2008

Trans-Svalbard Expedition of the Frozen Five: An alternative way of education & outreach during the International Polar Year

On the 29th of March 2007, a group of international students of the geosciences will embark on a two month expedition across the wilderness of Svalbard. The journey will involve traversing up to 1000 km of high Arctic glaciers between 76 an 80°N, reaching both the southernmost and northernmost c...

Awarded: NOK 99,999

Project Period: 2007-2008

Location: Ukjent Fylke

IPY-Det internasjonale polaråret 2007/2008

LICHEN: The Linguistic and Cultural Heritage Electronic Network

The Far North is not merely a physical and geographical location, but also a cultural environment in which all human activities take place. Therefore, the Linguistic and Cultural Heritage Electronic Network (LICHEN) project focuses on the languages and cu ltures of the northern circumpolar region...

Awarded: NOK 1.5 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2008

Location: Oslo

IPY-Det internasjonale polaråret 2007/2008

EALÁT-Outreach II - Reindeer Herding and Climate Change

The Reindeer Portal is to be a non-commercial information resource about circumpolar reindeer husbandry and IPY, available for research and education institutions on different levels, national authorities, the Arctic Council system, reindeer herders, herd ers' organisations and youth, as well as ...

Awarded: NOK 1.00 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2012

Location: Finnmark - Finnmárku - Finmarkku

IPY-Det internasjonale polaråret 2007/2008

DEATH OR THE WEST COAST OF GREENLAND - Fridtjof Nansen´s Greenland expedition 1888-89 Norwegian polar research and IPY

The Museum of Natural History and Archaeology will during the period 2007-10 produce and present an exhibition based on Fridtjof Nansen's Greenland expedition in 1888-89. The exhibition will include an overview of Norwegian polar research and IPY, with ex amples of relevant issues. In addition to...

Awarded: NOK 0.80 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2010

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

IPY-Det internasjonale polaråret 2007/2008

ANTARCTIC ADVENTURES/SCHRØDINGERS KATT

1) The three part series: ANTARCTIC ADVENTURES This series will be a mixture of a natural history/explorer series with a sailing vessel as a base. The film crew are just two persons: Arne Naevra (a well known biologist, wildlife photgrapher and presenter) and Stein P. Aasheim (a well known explo...

Awarded: NOK 0.20 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2008

Location: Buskerud

IPY-Det internasjonale polaråret 2007/2008

High school students - building scientific and polar curiosity through participation in Fram-V: a scientific field camp on drifting sea ice

To inspire, educate and give hands-on polar research experience to high school students, we propose to establish a five week field camp on drifting sea ice about 300 km north of Svalbard. The four week science and education program - early April to early May 2007 will involve up to 50 students (4...

Awarded: NOK 1.5 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2009

Location: Vestland

IPY-Det internasjonale polaråret 2007/2008

Continuous seismic reflection profiling buoys - a future direction for marine geophysical exploration of the Arctic Ocean

Experience from the last decade of icebreaker expeditions into the central Arctic Ocean demonstrate that about a quarter of the deep polar basin will remain inaccessible to modern multi-channel seismic exploration by towed arrays even when the survey vess el is assisted by a nuclear icebreaker. W...

Awarded: NOK 2.5 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2009

Location: Vestland

IPY-Det internasjonale polaråret 2007/2008

Hommage à Iver Jåks

Iver Jåks is the most recognised sami artist living in Norway. His work is highly regarded not only in a sami context but also within the Norwegian art society in general. The latter was confirmed in 1998, when Jåks' work was presented in a retrospective exhibition at The museum of modern art in ...

Awarded: NOK 49,999

Project Period: 2007-2010

Location: Nordland - Nordlánnda

IPY-Det internasjonale polaråret 2007/2008

KLIMAX - AN EXHIBITION ON CLIMATE CHANGE

Polar research is an important tool for understanding global climate change. The Norwegian Museum of Science, Technology and Medicine (NTM) is in the process of developing an exhibition on climate change. An important part of the exhibition will deal with the Polar Regions both as a global indic...

Awarded: NOK 1.5 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2009

Location: Oslo

IPY-Det internasjonale polaråret 2007/2008

TORJUS AND MIRO EXPLORE THE ARCTIC: A BOOK ABOUT ARCTIC SCIENCE FOR AND BY KIDS

East Greenland boasts some of the most spectacular geological sites of the world. The scale of the landscape, the range of colors and structures of the rocks is striking. Sea and land mammals, birds and large fish are numerous and easy to approach. Peop le have only lightly touched the land, an...

Awarded: NOK 0.30 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2009

Location: Oslo

IPY-Det internasjonale polaråret 2007/2008

Encyclopaedia of the Barents Region

The International Polar Year 2007-2009 is not just about research. Also of great importance is the public engagement with polar science and the involvement of local groups and of ethnic minorities. This outreach project aims at making an important part of the polar regions, the Barents Region pr...

Awarded: NOK 0.25 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2012

Location: Troms - Romsa - Tromssa

IPY-Det internasjonale polaråret 2007/2008

A multimedia concept covering the Norwegian/American traverse going from Troll to the South Pole.

Summary: NRK has been invited to join the Norwegian/American Antarctic traverse the first 2-3 weeks after the departure from Troll. In this invitation, NRK see a unique possibility to make a breathtaking series in NRKs weekly science show, and to draw at tention to the importance of climate and ...

Awarded: NOK 0.50 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2008

Location: Troms - Romsa - Tromssa

IPY-Det internasjonale polaråret 2007/2008

IPY DATA Coordinator - Real-time and Operational Data Specialist

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Awarded: NOK 1.1 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2009

Location: Oslo