APRI – the Austrian Polar Research Institute

The Austrian Polar Research Institute (APRI) is a research consortium that promotes and coordinates research and education in the area of polar sciences at the participating organisations. The APRI involves about 50 scientists in 14 research groups.

News at APRI


EnMoTe Lecture: Everything you always wanted to know about the Sámi Council

In the upcoming EnMoTe Lecture on January 16th, Gunn-Britt Retter will be talking about the Sámi Council. She is Head of the Artic and Environment Unit of the Sámi Council and has been involved in issues related to indigenous peoples and…

Barbara Hinterstoisser im KinderUni Interview über den Klimawandel in der Arktis

Was bedeutet der Klimawandel für Tiere und Pflanzen in der Arktis? Physikerin Barbara Hinterstoisser von der Universität für Bodenkultur Wien hat im Gespräch mit den Ö1-KinderunireporterInnen über die Folgen des Klimawandels in der Arktis gesprochen. Das Interview kann ab dem…

Vanishing Ice: Workshop and Panel Discussion

The Vienna Anthropocene Network in cooperation with APRI is organizing a two-days event about "Vanishing Ice", dealing with the physical and social dimensions of climate change and melting ice. The panel discussion "Das große Schmelzen - Vom Schwinden des Eises im…