Accelerating the pace of Arctic research

Collaboration fosters creativity. Through IARPC (Interagency Arctic Research Policy Committee) Collaborations, scientists from Federal, State, academic, NGO, and industry organizations find talent, share their work, and team up to solve hard problems.

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Latest news

White House Blog Post "Advancing Arctic Research"
July 27, 2016

IARPC Executive Director Martin Jeffries published a post yesterday on the White House blog about the draft Arctic Research Plan 2017-2021. Continue »

Request for Public Comment on the Draft Arctic Research Plan 2017-2021
July 26, 2016

We invite public comment on the Plan between July 26 and August 21. Chapter authors will be available to answer questions during an informational webinar on August 3. Continue »

Contribute Your AGU Session to Our Growing Compilation
July 11, 2016

By contributing your session to our member space, it will be included on our calendar and email digest, which is delivered every week to our over 900 members. Continue »

Systematic Improvements to Reanalyses of The Arctic (SIRTA) White Paper Now Available for Community Review
June 29, 2016

A draft white paper on atmospheric reanalyses, with a focus on issues related to Arctic reanalyses, is now available for community review and comment. Continue »

Government agencies working together

IARPC comprises agencies, departments, and offices across the Federal Government and is chaired by the National Science Foundation. More about who's involved »

IARPC also cooperates with the State of Alaska, indigenous organizations, academic institutions, non-governmental organizations, the Arctic Council, and international partners.

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Membership in IARPC Collaborations is subject to approval and adherence to the codes of conduct.


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