Learn more about EU-PolarNet – The world’s largest consortium of expertise and infrastructure for polar research, representing 22 research institutions from 17 European countries.

EU-PolarNet Townhall Event

EU-PolarNet will host a major Townhall Event in Brussels, themed "Towards the 1.5°C climate goal - Contributions of Polar Research". The objective is to explore how future polar research can contribute to the "1.5°C target". Learn more.

Second Stakeholder Workshop

The second AMAP/EU-PolarNet stakeholder workshop on "Research Needs on Arctic Ecosystems and Ecosystem Services" takes place during the ICES Annual Science Conference in Riga. Read on.

Breakout Session at Arctic Circle

EU-PolarNet and ICE-ARC organise a breakout session at this year's Arcic Circle on "The Future of Arctic Shipping Under IPCC Climate Scenarios". Further information.

EU-PolarNet starts into its second year

One year into the project and four years to go, the second EU-PolarNet General Assembly was a timely occasion to both look back at what has been achieved so far and to look ahead towards upcoming tasks and challenges. Read more..

Polar research in Portugal

Maria Teresa Cabrita and Gonçalo Vieira present the milestones, drivers and current initiatives of Portuguese polar research in this overview.

EU-PolarNet on YouTube

Meet the EU-PolarNet consortium members on the project's YouTube channel and learn about the importance of the Polar Regions and polar science for Europe. Opens external link in new windowGo to YouTube.

Upcoming Events

24th August 2016

EU-PolarNet Townhall at the SCAR Open Science Conference in Kuala Lumpur. Learn more.

31st August 2016

Deadline abstract submission "Arctic Change and Its Influence on Mid-Latitude Climate and Weather" workshop Washington, DC, Feb 2017. Learn more.

12th - 16th September 2016

UArctic Congress 2016 in St Peterburg. Learn more.

19th - 23rd September 2016

Stakeholder Workshop on Research Needs on Arctic Ecosystems and Ecosystem Services at ICES ASC. Learn more.

7th - 9th October 2016

Arctic Circle with EU-PolarNet & ICE-ARC session on "The Future of Arctic Shipping Under IPCC Climate Scenarios". Learn more.


EU-PolarNet is funded by the European Commission's Horizon 2020 programme. Grant agreement number 652641.