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Successful start to the program

Bildschirmaufnahme des digitalen Kick-Off-Meetings zu "Changing Earth - Sustaining our Future"
[15. January 2021] 

The new Helmholtz research program "Changing Earth - Sustaining our Future" was started with a digital kick-off meeting. AWI Director Antje Boetius opened the meeting in 2019/2020, Vice President of the Earth and Environment Research Area.The new research program coordinates the scientific work of seven Helmholtz research centers in the field of "Earth and Environment". The digital kick-off event is available online.


AWI Director speaks at online conference

AWI-Direktorin Prof. Dr. Antje Boetius
[09. December 2020] 

“Making theatre in a time of global crisis” - that was the title of the international online conference of the Open University of Cyprus. AWI Director Antje Boetius gave a keynote on the subject of “The tragedy of climate change, the utopia of the ark and how we are all in this play”. The full conference is available online.


Collection of Publications on Oysters

Taucher mit Austern am Meeresboden
[18. November 2020] 

The reintroduction of oysters into European waters is one of the main objectives of the Native Oyster Restoration Alliance (NORA). AWI scientists Bernadette Pogoda and Corina Peter are also playing a major role in this alliance. The Alliance has now published a comprehensive collection of publications on this topic in the journal "Aquatic Conservation": Unlocking the blueprint for native oyster restoration in Europe


Icelandic ambassador visits the AWI

Antje Boetius und María Erla Marelsdóttir.
[28. October 2020] 

The Icelandic ambassador María Erla Marelsdóttir visited the AWI: In a conversation with AWI Director Antje Boetius, she found out about the MOSAiC expedition. Moreover, the two exchanged ideas on the subject of the "Arctic Council". Because Iceland will chair the Arctic Council until 2021. In addition to the AWI, the ambassador visited other institutions in Bremerhaven.


Arctic Circle

Logo Arctic Circle
[27. October 2020] 

Arctic Circle: A virtual talk about the largest Arctic research expedition of all time: AWI Director Antje Boetius and MOSAiC expedition leader Markus Rex talk about the MOSAiC expedition at "Arctic Circle virtual". The event will take place online on October 27th from 1 p.m. More information.


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