The Northern Research Forum

Founding Year:

Staff:

Budget:

The Northern Research Forum

The Northern Research Forum
(University of Akureyri; northern-research-forum)

Based at UNAK, the NRF is a part of the University so it is operated from there, in line with the University’s agenda. The forum “strives to increase interdisciplinary knowledge and collaboration in the Arctic and to improve the livelihoods of Arctic communities.” Consequently, it serves as an “international platform for an effective dialogue between members of the research community and a wide range of stakeholders from civil society, politics, business, and local communities.”

Leadership: Gunnar Már Gunnarsson (Project Manager)

The Northern Research Forum contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals


  Organization Type

  Geographic Foci

 Subjects

Related Content

A virtual university where change agents may connect, form communities, and study alongside one another. It is a location where you may hone your abilities, broaden your competencies, and improve…

A collaboration initiative committed to using Project Finance for Permanence to accelerate worldwide conservation and community development. Enduring Earth operates under the fiscal sponsorship of the Windward Fund. PFPs are…

A joint venture of Wageningen University and the Wageningen Research Foundation, whose mission is “To explore the potential of nature to improve the quality of life.” Its strength lies in its…