News Archive

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  • The IPF at the 2008 SCAR-IASC meeting

    The IPF at the 2008 SCAR-IASC meeting

    This year, the 30th edition of the Scientific Committee for Antarctic Research (SCAR) meeting, was co-organized with the International Arctic Science Committee (IASC) and the International Polar Year (IPY) 2007-08, …

  • IPF Supports Freenergie House Project

    IPF Supports Freenergie House Project

    During a press conference held on June 4, Thierry Touchais, Executive Director of IPF, reiterated the Foundation's support in the Freenergie project which saw the building of an "active" house in …

  • Alain Hubert at OECD Forum 2008

    Alain Hubert at OECD Forum 2008

    Present at the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Forum 2008, Alain Hubert, Founding President of the International Polar Foundation (IPF), opened a keynote session with a speech entitled "On …

  • Professor Emeritus AndrĂ© Berger

    Professor Emeritus André Berger

    On Tuesday May 27th, an academic ceremony was held at the Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium, to officially pay homage to Prof. André Berger, a pioneering climatologist and …

  • Duet at the Abbey in Brussels

    Duet at the Abbey in Brussels

    As announced last week, a fund-raising concert was given on Sunday May 18th in favor of the Princess Elisabeth Antarctica research station. Diana and friends played a vast repertoire of …