VII Workshop APECS Portugal

   The VII APECS Portugal Workshop took place at the University of Lisbon, on the 26th of October 2016, as part of the 7th Portuguese Conference on Polar Sciences, with the theme “Polar Quests: Policymaking & Science”.

   The Workshop aimed to discuss how these two areas interact, and how, in the future, the cooperation between the two can be reinforced and improved. As, only with both will we be able to achieve concrete goals for a more sustainable society.

   The Workshop was attended by 3 guests who work in both areas, namely Renuka Badhe from the European Polar Board, José Xavier Researcher and Representative of Portugal in the Antarctic Treaty and João Canário, Researcher and actively involved in projects in the Arctic.

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