|Type of Structure:||committee / commission|
|Regional Scope:||national in the area: Switzerland / Europe|
|Parent Organisations:||PF-SAP, a+, IASC, SCAR|
|Duration :||1984 to present|
|Contact Address:||Dr. Christoph Kull
House of Academies, Postfach
Phone: +41 (0) 31 306 93 54 ; +41 (0) 31 306 93 50
General information and objectivesSCPH supports generally the swiss research in polar regions (arctic and antarctic); the Committee understands itself as mediator and information place between the swiss research scientists and international research organisations. SCP further serves as a platform to a scientific spreading of the matter of the polar research in the public and to stimulate interdisciplinary contacts in specialist circles.