Fram – High North Research Centre for Climate and the Environment

The Fram Centre contributes to maintaining Norway’s prominent status in the management of environment and natural resources in the North.

The centre constitutes a knowledge milieu that promotes trans-disciplinary research spanning the natural and social sciences and technology. The centre’s expertise and knowledge benefits the nation of Norway. The centre consists of 19 institutions engaged in cross-disciplinary research.

With research as its foundation, the Fram Centre disseminates knowledge to environmental management bodies, the business sector and the general public. The centre helps strengthen the link between research and education.

The Fram Centre is an important arena nationally and internationally and its activities contribute to solving climate related questions.