The Thor Heyerdahl International Day 2009

THEME: Fighting for the environment

Climate change from a polar perspective, where we stand in 2009, and the possibilities for the future.

Dr. Robert Corell, Senior Policy Fellow for the American Meterological Society.
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Can forests save the climate?

The Thor Heyerdahl Professor Arild Vatn, Noragric, UMB
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A new global climate agreement – Norway‘s efforts working towards Copenhagen 09

Marianne Karlsen, Ministry of the Environment
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Why the Copenhagen climate negotiations matter

Frederic Hauge, President of the Bellona Foundation

Farris Bad spa ritual

Jon Østgård fra Vestfold Energi Forum
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The CHOICE hotel chain’s environmental profile

Espen Urfjell Karlsen, General Manager, Farris Bad Hotel
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Earning money on waste

Karin Hokstad Widerø, Managing Director, Grøset Trykk AS
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Electromagnetic radiation – one of the biggest environmental threats of our time?

Sissel Halmøy, electromagnetic radiation expert, Green Warriors of Norway

Sustainability at Ikea

Cathrine Dehli, responsible for environmental and social issues at IKEA Norway and Pål Walberg, IKEA Project Development Manager, IKEA Eiendom Holding AS
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The Arctic and global environmental challenges

Lars Otto Reiersen, Executive Secretary of AMAP – the Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme
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