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22 May 2020

Celebrating the International Day of Biodiversity with a UNESCO Panel Discussion

Today we celebrate the International day for Biological Diversity by participating in UNESCO expert panel on the theme of the day, “Our solutions are in nature”. GRÓ LRT Deputy Director is one of the speakers in the panel, addressing the topic “What are the possible ways/tools to regenerate ecosystems and restore our links to the living?” This UNESCO initiative gives us opportunity to come together in this period of great uncertainty around common values, to share the resources on which we can rely upon to be collectively resilient and to accelerate a transformation towards a more sustainable and fair world.
19 May 2020

MSc presentation by Mesay Fekadu Biru

Mesay Fekadu Biru, MSc Fellow in Reservoir Engineering at University of Iceland will give a presentation on his MSc project on Friday 22 May, 2020 at 11:00 at University of Iceland.  Due to the COVID precautions this will be a closed presentation.
18 May 2020

2020 Final Presentations

Today, the 2020 GEST fellows present their final assignments at the University of Iceland. The presentations are streamed live and can be found through the below links.
14 May 2020

GEST's First Free Online Course

Registration is now open for GEST’s first online course within the edX network.
Photo by Kristinn Ingvarsson
14 May 2020

The 2020 GEST Cohort Meets the President of Iceland

The GEST programme had the pleasure of hosting a visit from the President and the First Lady of Iceland, Mr. Guðni Th. Jóhannesson and Mrs. Eliza Reid, at the University of Iceland.
13 May 2020

Further postponement of the Six Month Training in Iceland due to the COVID-19 pandemic

As was previously announced, the launch of this year's Geothermal Training Programme was intended to take place on June 2.