Our vision

Ice Memory aims to provide and manage ice cores with their yielded information for decades and centuries to come. Safeguarding these ice cores is key to provide scientific advances and knowledge, all the while guiding political decisions which will eventually contribute to the well being of humanity.

On video

Ice Memory Foundation presentation


Claude Lorius, French glaciologist and glacier drilling pioneer


We would like to thank our 2021 Great Donors.
Didier and Martine Primat Foundation Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation Thermo Fisher Scientific


The Ice Memory Foundation, under the auspices of the UGA Foundation, has been created on Jan 18th, 2021 by 7 founding partners.
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