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Alfred-Wegener-Institut Helmholtz-Zentrum für Polar- und Meeresforschung (AWI)
Helmholtz-Zentrum für Polar- und Meeresforschung
Am Handelshafen 12
Tel.: +49 (0)471 4831-0
Fax: +49 (0)471 4831-1149
The International Coordination Office for Polar Prediction is hosted administratively through the Alfred-Wegener-Institute for Polar and Marine Sciences (AWI). The Alfred Wegener Institute is a Public Foundation. It is member of the Helmholtz Association of German Research Centers.
Please be aware that data transfer via the internet is subject to security risks and, therefore, complete protection against third-party access to transferred data cannot be ensured.
On the basis of the Federal Data Protection Act, you may contact us at no cost if you have questions relating to the collection, processing or use of your personal information, if you wish to request the correction, blocking or deletion of the same, or if you wish to cancel explicitly granted consent. Please note that you have the right to have incorrect data corrected or to have personal data deleted, where such claim is not barred by any legal obligation to retain this data.