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.

Public online survey on research priorities

Where you see challenges and opportunities arising in the Polar Regions, which should be solved by future research? Give us your input to EU priorities in polar research. Participate in the survey..

Stakeholder Workshop

AMAP and EU-PolarNet are co-organising a Stakeholder Workshop on "Research Needs on Climate-related effects on the Arctic Cryosphere and Adaptation Options" in Reston, Virginia. Learn more

5th EU-PolarNet Newsletter

We are looking forward towards an exciting 2017 and would like to share our overview on what this new year will bring to the EUPolarNet consortium – and you! Stay tuned!

Polar research in Austria

Did you know that Austria has a long-standing tradition in polar research? Learn more about this rather large polar community in the centre of Europe.

Public EU-PolarNet deliverables

From a compilation of prioritised objectives in polar research, to a stakeholder map and a European infrastructure catalogue - the list of public EU-PolarNet deliverables is broad and divers. Have a look at our published work!

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

9th International Congress of Arctic Social Sciences: People and Place

Date: 8th - 12th June 2017
Location: Umeå, Sweden

EU-PolarNet chairs two sessions:

  • 17.1 Stakeholder engagement: moving from quantity to more quality (8th June, 10:30-13:00)
  • 17.7 Incorporation of Social Science and Humanities in large EU projects (10th June, 13:30-15:00)


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