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Helene Hellmark Knutsson to meet Swedish Nobel laureate in New York

Minister for Higher Education and Research Helene Hellmark Knutsson is in New York today. During her visit, she will be given a guided tour of Rockefeller University by Dr Torsten Wiesel, Swedish Nobel laureate and former president of the university.

Helene Hellmark Knutsson to meet John Kerry

Minister for Higher Education and Research Helene Hellmark Knutsson is currently in Washington DC, as Sweden yesterday signed a new polar research agreement with the United States. Today Ms Hellmark Knutsson will meet US Secretary of State John Kerry at a reception for the Member States of the Arctic Council.

Research Agreement is signed Research Agreement is signed. Photo: Klas-Herman Lundgren

New research agreement between Sweden and the United States

Today, Sweden - via the Swedish Polar Research Secretariat - is signing a new research agreement with the United States. The agreement will result in two major joint research expeditions to the Arctic and positive synergies for Swedish polar and climate research.

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