19 March 2018

New Facebook page and Twitter account

UNU-GTP has opened a Facebook page and Twitter account on this year’s 40th anniversary of the Programme.
5 February 2018

Announcement of MSc and PhD fellowship recipients

The evaluation of the applications received from former UNU Fellows for UNU-GTP Fellowships for MSc and PhD studies in Iceland has now been carried out. There were 11 valid applications for MSc studies and 4 for the PhD studies, which shows good interest for geothermal studies in Iceland.
23 January 2018

MSc defence by Moneer Alnethary

Moneer Fathel Alnethary, MSc Fellow in geology at the University of Iceland will give a presentation on his MSc project on Friday 26 January, 2018 at 14:00 at University of Iceland, Askja building, room N-36.
22 January 2018

UNU's SD Explorer launched today

On 22 January, UNU launched its Sustainable Development Explorer, a new campaign highlighting UNU’s work to support the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Adopted by the UN General Assembly in 2015, the SDGs unite global action to overcome the world’s biggest challenges, from hunger and poverty to equality and peace.
Director Ludvik Georgsson recieving the Victor de Sola award
13 December 2017

Director Ludvik Georgsson awarded the Victor de Sola award in El Salvador

In early December the Director of UNU-GTP, Ludvik S. Georgsson was given the honorary Victor de Sola award by the national energy company LaGeo in El Salvador. The award is given annually in honorary recognition to a person selected by a competent committee from a list of people who have made extraordinary and lasting contributions to the development of geothermal energy in El Salvador.
The participants, instructors and organizers
11 December 2017

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

SDG Short Course II on Geothermal Exploration and Development was held in Kenya during 9-29 November.