News Archive

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  • BELARE 2009-2010: The New Season has just begun

    BELARE 2009-2010: The New Season has just begun

    At a briefing on Friday October 16th at the headquarters of the IPF, the new season for the Princess Elisabeth Station officially started! Fourty-four people will take part in BELARE …

  • Now running on ExpressionEngine

    Now running on ExpressionEngine

    To make a long story short, our websites were running on a custom made Content Management System (CMS) that served us well. We wanted to move to an industry standard …

  • Save It! Energy Efficiency Days

    Save It! Energy Efficiency Days

    From September 22nd until September 25th 2009, the International Polar Foundation is taking part in EESC's Save it! Energy Efficiency Days. The four-day event will end on Global Overshoot Day, …

  • The International Polar Foundation at Sibos 2009

    The International Polar Foundation at Sibos 2009

    From the 14th until the 18th of September, the International Polar Foundation is in Hong Kong participating in Sibos, SWIFT's annual conference which brings together representatives of the financial …

  • The Big Ask Again

    The Big Ask Again

    On 29 August, 100 days prior to the United Nations Climate Change Conference which will be held in Copenhagen, the Belgian Climate Coalition is organizing a major demonstration on the beach of …

  • New partnership with SWIFT

    New partnership with SWIFT

    The International Polar Foundation (IPF) is honored that SWIFT has joined the ranks of the IPF's sponsors, supporting our mission of bridging the science-society divide.

  • IPF To Participate In Shanghai Expo 2010

    IPF To Participate In Shanghai Expo 2010

    The International Polar Foundation will partake in the Shanghai World Expo 2010 as part of the Belgian and European pavilion. With this year's theme being "Better Cities, Better Lives", the …

  • A Successful First Season for Class Zero Emission

    A Successful First Season for Class Zero Emission

    With the first season of Class Zero Emission behind us, it is time for the International Polar Foundation to release its first assessment of the project. With 1700 pupils (1000 flemish-speaking and 700 …