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Antarctic environments logo logo transparentThe international polar community celebrates Antarctica Day on the 1st of December to commemorate the 61st anniversary of the Antarctic Treaty.
The Association of Polar Early Career Scientists (APECS) is hosting a series of online webinars to celebrate Antarctica Day. The webinars will cover the topics “Building Bridges between Politics and Science” and “How to Get to Antarctica”.

The Antarctic Environments Portal will be presenting a talk on "The Antarctic Environments Portal - Antarctic Science at the fingertips of policy makers" in the panel “Building Bridges between Politics and Science”.
The Portal Editor Dr. Neil Gilbert will give an overview of the work of the portal and explain how you can get involved.

Antarctica Day webinar Building Bridges between Politics and Science
Date: Tuesday, 1st December 2020
Time: 07:00am – 08:45am GMT

APECS has planned a range of online activities for Antarctica Day. Further information is available on the Antarctica Day website.

You can now watch a recording of the presentation here: The presentation on the Antarctic Environments Portal begins at minute 51:22.


Antarctica Day programme