Follow by Email
Facebook
GOOGLE
Twitter
Instagram

MISSION STATEMENT

Cape Horn - Drake Passage - Antarctic
12.-26. February 2018
Historical and Environmental Research Expedition
ANTARCTIC BLANC
Arrow
Arrow
Shadow
Slider

  CHALLENGING in ten days UNDER SAILS twice the dangerous DRAKE PASSAGE from CAPE HORN to ANTARCTICA and back to ESTABLISH a PEACEFUL INTERNATIONAL DIALOGUE about the importance of PRESERVING the fragile ANTARCTIC ECOSYSTEM and to COMMEMORATE and DISSEMINATE the fascinating HISTORY of the ANTARCTIC EXPLORERS

 

Letzte Beiträge

A letter from Bulgaria

  It is with pride to be able to display this letter arrived from the Administration of the President of the Republic of Bulgaria coming together with the formal approval to lay a wreath – created from ice – in the name of the Republic of Bulgaria during our commemoration ceremony in the Antarctic. We are grateful and […]

Federal Environment Agency (Umweltbundesamt): Official Expedition Approval Meeting

Dessau, Germany, October 19, 2017 – 10.30 a.m.: It has been a privilige and pleasure for us (Jochen Werne & Dr. Benon Janos) meeting with two representatives of the polar division of the German Umweltbundesamt, Ms. Rita Fabris and Ms. Jaqueline Hilbert. With the impressions on this page we just want to express our gratefulness […]

Letter from the President of the Swiss Confederation

Today – at the 23rd of October 2017 – we’ve been honoured by a letter from the President of the Swiss Confederation .  We are grateful for having received this letter, which is an enormous motivation for our project. We would like to thank President Doris Leuthard and the staff from the Office of the President.

Mail from the Royal Court in Stockholm

It is with pride to be able to display this Mail arrived from the Troyal Palace in Stockhol containing  best wishes for the Expeditition. The wishes are coming together with the formal approval to lay a wreath – created from ice – in the name of Sweden during our commemoration ceremony in the Antarctic. We are grateful […]

Letter from the Prezident republiky

It is with pride to be able to display this letter arrived from the President of the Czech Republic Miloš Zeman containing  best wishes for a safe return. The wishes are coming together with the formal approval to lay a wreath – created from ice – in the name of the Czech Republic during our commemoration ceremony in the […]

Letter from the Office of the President

It is with pride to be able to display this letter arrived from Helsinki containing  best wishes from the President of the Republic of Finland for the Expeditition. The wishes are coming together with the formal approval to lay a wreath – created from ice – in the name of the Republic of Finland during our commemoration ceremony in the […]

Letter from Vienna’s Hofburg

  It is with pride to be able to display this letter arrived from Vienna’s Hofburg containing  best wishes from the President of the Republic of Austria for the Expeditition. The wishes are coming together with the formal approval to lay a wreath – created from ice – in the name of the Republic of Austria during our commemoration ceremony in the Antarctic. We […]

Letter from Balmoral Castle

It is with pride to be able to display this letter arrived from Balmoral Castle containing  good wishes from Her Majesty The Queen for the Expeditition. The wishes are coming together with the formal approval to lay a wreath – created from ice – in the name of the United Kingdom during our commemoration ceremony in the […]

Correspondence from the Office of the Federal President of Germany

Today – at the 19th of September 2017 – we’ve been honoured by a letter from the Office of the Federal Presiden of Germany (Bundespräsidialamt). Summary: The letter underlines that German scientists were part of the discovery and exploration of the Antarctic and they still are. This engagement led to a strong German Support for climate protection – at home and abroad, […]

Be a #CleanSeas #GameChanger

Students join the @UNEP #CleanSeas challenge. Expedition @AntarcticBlanc might be a platform for your Project The fight against plastic pollution in our oceans needs fresh ideas. Will yours be the game changer? http://bit.ly/2vEYue5  #CleanSeas