International Polar Foundation UK

International Polar Foundation UK

Charity information

International Polar Foundation UK

The International Polar Foundation UK communicates, educates and demonstrates scientific research in the polar regions and its contribution to understanding climate change and sustainability.

Founded 2006

  • Mission statement

    The International Polar Foundation UK communicates, educates and demonstrates scientific research in the polar regions and its contribution to understanding climate change and sustainability using exhibitions, workshops, schools talks, public lectures and websites:
    www. Polarfoundation. Org
    www. Sciencepoles. Org
    www. Educapoles. Org
    www. Explorapoles. Org

  • Aims

    International Polar Foundation UK aims to:

    • Educate the wider public by offering new tools and resources that will allow the educational community to efficiently communicate complex ideas to the younger generations.
    • Inform the wider public on the importance of polar research in understanding how the Earth's climate functions, and disseminate the results of research on the Polar Regions and on climate change.
    • Demonstrate that action can be taken today in order to address the causes and adapt our lifestyles in the face of current climate change.
  • Overview

    Established: May 2006

    Registered Charity Number: 1121745

    Board members: 6

    Part time staff: 2

    Phone number: 01629 734442

    Address: 2 The Hazels, Chesterfield Road, Two Dales. Matlock. DE4 2EZ

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