News Archive

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  • BE-POLES website “The Belgian Polar Platform”

    BE-POLES website “The Belgian Polar Platform”

    BE-POLES has launched its website 'THE BELGIAN POLAR PLATFORM'. This website is a key tool for developing a stronger identity to Belgian polar research at a national, European and international …

  • IPF at Belgacom

    IPF at Belgacom

    On 2, 3, 6 and 7 February 2006, IPF gave a series of presentations to senior staff at Belgacom, one of the IPF's major sponsors. Alain Hubert in Brussels presented the Foundation and its activities …

  • Annelies De Hauwere in Svalbard thanks to BE-POLES

    Annelies De Hauwere in Svalbard thanks to BE-POLES

    Annelies De Hauwere, who won a BE-POLES 'travel grant' for the training programme at the University centre of Svalbard, started a website to describe her adventures in Longyearbyen. The website …

  • IPF-UK Charity

    IPF-UK Charity

    The Trustees of the IPF-UK (Meredith Hooper, Gigi Johnson-Amin, Alain Hubert, Sir Andrew Burns and Stephen Cox CVO) formally registered the Charity so that it becomes fully operational in activities …

  • IPF attended the rendez-vous Climat 2005 conference in Paris

    IPF attended the rendez-vous Climat 2005 conference in Paris

    On November 14 and 15 2005, IPF attended the Rendez-vous Climat 2005 conference in Paris. This conference was the 1-year anniversary of the operational plan implemented by France in 2004 to reduce greenhouse effect gas …