GRÓ-FTP's 2022 cohort of fellows, standing outside the Marine and Freshwater Research Institute at Fornubúðir Hafnarfirði.
26 October 2022

Welcome 2022 cohort of fellows

Our 2022 cohort of fellows have all safely arrived in Iceland and are now in the process of settling in and starting the Six-month Training Programme.
GRÓ-FTP team from the left, Stefán Úlfarsson, Warsha Sing, Agnes Eydal, Julie Ingham and Zaw Myo Win. Pictured outside the Marine and Freshwater Research Institute with the town of Hafnarfjörður in the background.
14 October 2022

GRÓ-FTP team ready to welcome 24th cohort of fellows

A new group of fellows will soon arrive in Iceland to participate in the six-month Fisheries Training Programme which will run from 24th October 2022 to 27th April 2023.
The delegation visiting Þorbjörn in Grindavík
28 September 2022

Study tour of Icelandic fisheries for Sierra Leonean high-level delegation

Last week GRÓ-FTP coordinated a study tour of Icelandic fisheries for a Sierra Leonean high-level delegation
26 September 2022

GRÓ-FTP welcomes new postgraduate scholarship recipient Symon Ngwira from Malawi

Symon Ngwira from Malawi, a former 2001-2022 FTP fellow, arrived in Iceland earlier in September to begin his master’s studies at the University of Iceland on a scholarship provided by GRÓ-FTP. Symon will study on the Environment and Natural Resources master´s programme which is an interdisciplinary and international programme with a focus on environmental issues and the utilisation of natural resources. Symon will specialise in Ocean Sustainability.
18 August 2022

GRÓ-FTP scholarship recipient Alvin Slewion Jueseah to defend PhD

Thursday August 18th GRÓ-FTP scholarship recipient, Alvin Slewion Jueseah, will defend his PhD research Economic Analysis of the Coastal Fisheries of Liberia.
2 August 2022

GRÓ-FTP's strong presence at IIFET 2022 in Galicia, Spain

The GRÓ-FTP was pleased to once again partner with the International Institute of Fisheries Economics and Trade (IIFET) to support the participation of former FTP fellows to present at their biannual conference, this time held in Vigo, Spain.