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27 September 2022

SDG Short Course IV on the Future of Geothermal Energy Utilization in Latin America held in El Salvador

The SDG Short Course IV was held in El Salvador during September 18-24 in cooperation with LaGeo S.A. de C.V.
27 September 2022

WGC2023 – Postponed until October

The exact timing of the event is to be announced shortly
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.
21 September 2022

SDG Short Course VI on Exploration and Development of Geothermal Resources to be held in Kenya in November 2022

GRÓ GTP, KenGen, and GDC will be hosting SDG Short Course VI on Exploration and Development of Geothermal Resources during 13 November – 4 December, 2022, at Lake Bogoria and Lake Naivasha in Kenya.
19 September 2022

SDGs Partnership Fund – Open for applications

Icelandic support for initiatives through the SDGs Partnership Fund
Útrskriftarnemendur Landgræðsluskóla GRÓ.
19 September 2022

Nítján nemendur útskrifast frá Landgræðsluskóla GRÓ

Landgræðsluskóli GRÓ útskrifaði 14. september nítján sérfræðinga, sjö konur og tólf karla, frá átta löndum. Landgræðsluskólinn er eitt fjögurra þjálfunarprógramma sem rekin eru undir GRÓ – Þekkingarmiðstöð þróunarsamvinnu, sem starfar undir merkjum UNESCO og er ein af meginstoðum í alþjóðlegri þróunarsamvinnu Íslands. Markmið miðstöðvarinnar er að byggja upp færni og þekkingu í þróunarlöndunum á sviðum þar sem sérþekking Íslendinga nýtist. Einnig eru starfandi á vegum GRÓ Jarðhitaskóli, Sjávarútvegsskóli og Jafnréttisskóli.