Welcome 2019 cohort of fellows New director at UNU-FTP Ambassador of Zambia Visits Britney Kasmiran finishes her MSc studies at the University of Iceland

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Welcome 2019 cohort of fellows

Our 2019 cohort of fellows arrived last Monday and have been in the process of settling in during the last few days. Altogether 23 fellows from 11 countries will participate in the six months training programme winter 2019-20. Read more

New director at UNU-FTP

Thor Heiðar Ásgeirsson is the new director of UNU-FTP. He formally took over the responsibility on August 1st from Tumi Tómasson, who has been director since the foundation of the programme in 1998. Read more

Ambassador of Zambia Visits

On 18 June 2019, Ms Rose Mulemba Salukatula Ambassador of Zambia, along with her first secretary Ms Amina Randeree, paid a visit to UNU-FTP. Read more

Britney Kasmiran finishes her MSc studies at the University of Iceland

Britney with her supervisors
UNU-FTP is proud to announce that Ms. Britney Sharline Kasmiran, a fellow 2016, defended her MSc thesis on “Physicochemical Properties and potential utilization of side raw materials of Yellowfin (Thunnus albacares) and albacore (Thunnus alalunga) tuna” on May 27 2019 at Matis. Her supervisors were Prof. Maria Gudjonsdottir, Prof. Sigurjon Arason, Dr. Magnea Karlsdóttir. Read more

Congratulations 21st cohort of fellows

Yesterday March 12th the twenty-first cohort of our fellows graduated in a ceremony at the Marine and Freshwater Research Institute of Iceland. Read more



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