News

19 May 2022

Field trip to the southeast coast of Iceland

Over the last weekend, the GEST fellows travelled to the southeast coast of Iceland, enjoying the major sites Iceland’s countryside has to offer along the way including the Reynisfjara Black Beach, the Seljalandsfoss and Skógafoss Waterfalls, and the Glacier Lagoon.
13 May 2022

Final Seminar 2022

The semester at the 2022 Gender Equality Studies and Training programme (GRÓ GEST) is coming to an end. Throughout the term, the GRÓ GEST fellows have worked on a final assignment; research papers, research proposals and project proposals, all having to do with issues relevant to gender equality in their home countries. This coming Monday, 16 May, they will give presentations on the content of their final assignments in the Auditorium in Veröld (VHV-023), University of Iceland, from 8:55 am – 4:10 pm.
13 May 2022

MSc presentation by Vivi Dewi Mardiana Nusantara

Tuesday 31 May, 2022 at 14:00 in room N-121 Askja, University of Iceland.
12 May 2022

MSc presentation by José Erick Jiménez Majano

Monday 16 May, 2022 at 14:00 in room 152 VR-II, University of Iceland.  
12 May 2022

Home country seminar of the GRÓ GTP Fellows

On Tuesday 17 May, the Fellows participating in the Six Month Training Programme will make a short presentation on geothermal development and utilisation in their home countries.
10 May 2022

The work of GRÓ presented to European National Commissions for UNESCO

GRÓ, and in particular the work of the GRÓ Gender Equality Studies and Training Program (GEST), was presented today to European National Commissions for UNESCO that are in Reykjavík for the 6th meeting of their Informal Network, that is co-hosted by Canada and Iceland.