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APECS Handbook

The APECS Handbook includes an overview on APECS' organizational structure and details on roles and responsibilities of the APECS Leadership (Int. Directorate, ExCom & Council), National Committees, Project Groups, Advisory Board, Partner Organizations, Mentors and the Internal Evaluation Committee. Also, the APECS Handbook contains details on APECS' Finances, and  Environmental & Social Responsibility and Non Discrimination.

Further, the APECS Handbook contains the following important documents:

  • Guidelines on Donations
  • Social Media Guidelines
  • Code of Conduct
  • Policy on Political Activities
  • Data Policy

Based on individual APECS' guiding documents which was evolving over time, the APECS ExCom 2020/21 created the APECS Handbook - reviewed and positively voted on by the APECS Council 2020/21. It will be continously reviewed and updated when needed.

Status: September 2021

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Contact APECS

APECS International Directorate
Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Center for Polar and Marine Research
Telegrafenberg A45
14473 Potsdam
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Our Sponsors

APECS Directorate Sponsor
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Further Sponsors and Partners for APECS projects, activities and events