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Nína Björk Jónsdóttir, the new Director General of GRÓ
16 June 2021

Nína Björk Jónsdóttir new Director General of GRÓ

Nína Björk Jónsdóttir has taken over as Director General for GRÓ, Centre for Capacity Development, Sustainability and Societal Change. She succeeds Friðrik Jónsson who was elected Chairman of the Icelandic Confederation of University Graduates (BHM) on 27 May.
Nína Björk Jónsdóttir, nýr forstöðumaður GRÓ
16 June 2021

Nína Björk Jónsdóttir nýr forstöðumaður GRÓ

Nína Björk Jónsdóttir hefur tekið við sem forstöðumaður GRÓ, þekkingarmiðstöðvar þróunarsamvinnu. Hún tekur við af Friðrik Jónssyni, sem var kjörinn formaður BHM 27. maí sl.
Ms Jónsdóttir and Mr Ólafsson with GRÓ LRT fellows and Director
15 June 2021

Visit from GRÓ International Centre

GRÓ LRT welcomed today Ms Nína Björk Jónsdóttir, the new Director General for GRÓ, and Mr Jón Karl Helgason, the chairman of the GRÓ Governing Board, to Keldnaholt campus.
10 June 2021

Thesis seminar of MSc and PhD Fellows

A presentation seminar of the GRÓ GTP MSc Fellows graduating this year will be held in Vidgelmir, Orkugarður, Grensásvegi 9, Friday 18 June from 13:00-15:30.
Mandela Alema, CSIR, Ghana
4 June 2021

GRÓ LRT celebrates the launch of the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration

GRÓ LRT fellows celebrated the start of the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration with a workshop on capacity development needs for ecosystem restoration. In the workshop, the fellows came up with recommendations on how their home institutions can effectively support the goals of the Restoration Decade.
4 June 2021

UN Decade Launch Gala

The Virtual Launch Gala welcoming the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration starts today (4 June) at 13:00 GMT. GRÓ LRT is an official Supporting Partner of the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration 2021-2030.