One of the scientific world's most respected environmental prizes

Dr Qin Dahe

Qin Dahe is a glaciologist and climate scientist. The award winner is a key contributor to the fifth assessment report from the UN climate panel (IPCC). One of the key issues concerns his special area, glaciers. These large masses of ice have a vital role in the planet’s climate system and Dr Qin has made outstanding contributions to the scientific understanding of the climate.


Pressrelease, October 21, in English pdf (.pdf, 411 KB)

Pressrelease, October 21, in Swedish pdf (.pdf, 386 KB)

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Video about the laureate Film (Youtube)

Dr Qin Dahe, Laureate 2013 Photo: Tore Marklund