"Our Ice Dependent World", organized by the Northern Research Forum and its partners as the Northern Research Forum 6th Open Assembly, will be hosted by the University of Akureyri in the town of Hveragerði, Iceland 4. - 6. September 2011
Addressing the three 'poles' - the Arcti c, the Antarctic and the Himalayan region- the sub-themes represent different
perspectives for viewing the subject of natural ice and evaluating its importance.
Implications of the ice melt;Humanity, communit es, minds, perceptions and knowledge on ice;International law, ‘soft law’ and governance on ice;
Can we imagine a world without ice?
For further information, please visit the website
of the Norther Research Forum.