A new board of directors for the United Nations University – Geothermal Training Programme was formed today. The members of the board are Dr. Jakbob Rhyner, vice-rector UNU and Director UNU-EHS, Dr. Guðni Jóhannesson, Director General of Orkustofnun, Amb. María Erla Marelsdóttir, Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Mr. Lúðvík S. Georgsson, Director UNU-GTP.
The Hydrocarbon Research Fund is an educational and research fund relating to hydrocarbon activities in Iceland. The deadline for applications is 30 April 2015.