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22 December 2021

SDGs Partnership Fund open for applications

The Sustainable Development Goals Partnership Fund of the Icelandic Ministry for Foreign Affairs is open for applications until February 3, 2022. Two further calls for applications will be made later in 2022 with deadlines on May 3 and October 3.
22 December 2021

Season's Greetings from GRÓ LRT

GRÓ LRT sends you its best wishes for this festive season and wishes you a Happy New Year. You can read on about our key highlights from 2021 here.
2021-22 GRÓ-FTP fellows
20 December 2021

Season's Greetings from the GRÓ-FTP

Wishing you happy holidays and a joyful New Year from the fellows and staff of the GRÓ - Fisheries Training Programme
17 December 2021

Short course in Mongolia on sustainable management of ecosystems

GRÓ LRT and three of its partner institutions in Mongolia held a two-day course on sustainable management of ecosystems in Mongolia, on 12-13 November 2021.
10 December 2021

Congratulations to the GRÓ GEST class of 2021!

GRÓ GEST celebrated the graduation of 20 fellows, who were awarded a postgraduate diploma in international gender studies from the University of Iceland. The fellows come from 15 countries: China, Egypt, Kenya, India, Iraq (Kurdistan), Malawi, Mexico, Mongolia, Namibia, Nepal, Nigeria, Palestine (West Bank), Russia (Arctic), Sri Lanka and Uganda. The group consists of experts working in governments, academia, research, civil societies, and non-governmental organisations.
Participants at the Short Course during the field trip visit to Olkaria geothermal field
9 December 2021

SDG Short Course V on Geothermal Exploration and Development held in Kenya

The 16th event held in support of the UN development goals.