Gardarsholm was invited by Keilir, Atlantic Centre of Excellence to give a lecture on the current changes in earth’s climate and the effects this is having on people’s lives around the globe. The event was held in collaboration with Al Gore’s organization Climate Reality Project, Kadeco (The Keflavik Airport Development Corporation) and the Institute for Sustainability Studies of the University of Iceland. Gardarsholm’s project manager presented Gore’s latest multimedia show and the president of Iceland Mr. Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson gave an account of his trip to Antarctica with Mr. Gore earlier this year. To conclude visiting scientists from NASA, studying the Greenland ice sheet gave a brief encounter of their research. The event was well attended and a lively debate ensued.
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The Gardarsholm Project will become a world centre for environmental discussion and research, linking national and international learning institutions by:
- Supporting debate, innovation and research
- Hosting lectures, seminars and debate forums
- Offering training and practice for nature guides
- Providing a unique, cross-disciplinary perspective