2 December 2023

Busy schedule for fellows

Marine and freshwater resources were the main focus of study during the second week of the just launched 2023-24 Six-month training programme.
22 November 2023

Six-month Training Programme underway

In an opening ceremony earlier today Þór Ásgeirsson, GRÓ-FTP director, greeted the incoming fellows and Þorsteinn Sigurðsson, director of the Marine and Freshwater Research Institute, which hosts the programme, welcomed them into the house at Fornubúðir, which will now become their working place for the upcoming months.
1 November 2023

Knowledge Exchange Visit

Over the past one and a half week some good friends from the Pacific have been here in Iceland on a “Knowledge Exchange Visit” organised by GRÓ-FTP.
31 August 2023


Sjávarútvegsskóli GRÓ er hluti af GRÓ - Þekkingarmiðstöð þróunarsamvinnu, sem er sjálfstæð miðstöð um uppbyggingu færni og þekkingar í þróunarlöndum og starfar undir merkjum Mennta-, vísinda- og menningarmálastofnunar Sameinuðu þjóðanna (UNESCO)
Fisheries personnel from several Caribbean countries who participated in the Fisheries Assessment and Data Modelling Caribbean short course, pictured above with organizers and experts who facilitated the training.
(Photo courtesy Fisheries Technologies)
14 July 2023

18 Fisheries professionals equipped with new skills

Press Release: 18 Fisheries professionals equipped with new skills through the CRFM & GRÓ-FTP Fisheries Assessment and Data Modelling course
Outside the Fisheries Research Station in Monkey Bay. From the left: James Banda, María Guðjónsdóttir, Ólöf Guðný Geirsdóttir, and two visiting students from Department of Food Science and Nutrition at University of Iceland.
2 June 2023

Former FTP fellow in Malawi, James Banda, hosts a visit from the University of Iceland

Visit from Professor Maria and Faculty Members from University of Iceland