At the beginning of the New Year, Shenzhen citizens have the chance to experience the Arctic snow world in Shenzhen Science Centre. On 14th Jan, Exploring the Arctic, the themed exhibition, co-hosted by Norway Fram Museum and Shenzhen Science and Technology Association, kicked off in Shenzhen Science Centre.
The Exhibition aims to introduce many aspects of the High North area, including Arctic scientific cooperation, shipping and Northern Sea Route, environment and ecology, Arctic nature and Culture, the legendary story of Norwegian pioneers to explore the Arctic. The exhibition will last until the end of February.
Norwegian Consul General Mr. Espen Rikter-Svendsen and Director of Norway Fram Museum Mr. Geir O. Kløver delivered the speeches at the ceremony. Senior officials from Shenzhen Association of Science and Technology, Shenzhen Science Museum were also present in the ceremony.
Following the opening ceremony, Mr. Geir O. Kløver also gave a vivid lecture about Mr. Fridtjof Nansen, the Norwegian pioneer in Arctic exploration to nearly 200 elementary students in Shenzhen.