The German Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research (AWI) and the French Polar Institute Paul-Émile Victor (IPEV) jointly operate Arctic research activities at the

French-German AWIPEV Research Base 

in Ny-Ålesund, Svalbard.

The research focus is on climate change and its effects on the Arctic environment, including studies on atmospheric, glaciological and terrestrial issues as well as the marine ecosystem and their interactions.

News & Info

  • next AWI container

    pnext container from Bremerhaven to AWIPEV:/pp-nbsp; submission deadline for freight papers b12 APR 2024/b/pp-nbsp; latest delivery to harbor storage b19 APR 2024/b/ppb-nbsp; arrival/b in Ny-Alesund around b6 JUNE 2024/b/p

    p/pbnbsp; → nbsp;nbsp;/b a href=t3://page?uid=5366#31412 class=internal-link title=Opens internal link in current windowmore info/ap/p

  • next IPEV container

    pnext container from Brest to AWIPEV:/pp-nbsp; latest delivery to IPEV b22 FEB 2024/b/ppb-nbsp; arrival/b in Ny-Alesund b22 MARCH 2024/b/pp/pp/ppbnbsp; → nbsp;nbsp;/b a title=Opens internal link in current window class=internal-link href=t3://page?uid=5366#31412more info/a/pp/pp/p

External Links

  • Ny-Alesund Research Station

    p/pp/pAWIPEV is located inspan style=font-weight: normal; Ny-Ålesund, the world’s northernmost year-round research station. Extensive information on the /spanspan style=font-weight: normal; a href=https://nyalesundresearch.no/ target=https://nyalesundresearch.no/ class=external-link-new-window title=Opens external link in new windowNy-Ålesund research station/a /spanspan style=font-weight: normal; is provided by the Norwegian Polar Institute.br //spanp/pp/p

  • KingsBay

    pThe company a title=Opens external link in new window class=external-link-new-window target=https://kingsbay.no/ href=https://kingsbay.no/KingsBay/a owns and operates the town of Ny-Ålesund as well as the surrounding area. KingsBay provides various infrastructure and logistic services, e.g. information about the Lufttransport flight schedule./p

  • Research in Svalbard

    pThe a href=https://researchinsvalbard.no/ target=https://researchinsvalbard.no/ class=external-link-new-window title=Opens external link in new windowResearch in Svalbard (RiS)/a portal provides information about research and monitoring projects in Svalbard./p

  • Svalbard Science Forum

    p/pp/pThe a title=Opens external link in new window class=external-link-new-window target=https://www.forskningsradet.no/en/svalbard-science-forum/ href=https://www.forskningsradet.no/en/svalbard-science-forum/Svalbard Science Forum (SSF)/a provides information about research infrastructure and activities in Svalbard.p/pp/p

  • SIOS

    p/ppspan lang=EN-USThe /spanSvalbard Integrated Arctic Earth Observing System (a title=Opens external link in new window class=external-link-new-window target=https://sios-svalbard.org/ href=https://sios-svalbard.org/SIOS/a) is an observing system for long-term measurements in and around Svalbard addressing Earth System Science questions./pp/p