About JCAR

What is JCAR?

Established by arctic environmental researchers in Japan, JCAR is a nationwide network-based organization for promoting arctic environmental research. JCAR supports the research activities of registered members and responds to society’s expectations. In particular, JCAR coordinates future arctic research plans, the development of research infrastructure, and the promotion of early career development. JCAR promotes arctic research in Japan by developing a network of arctic environmental researchers.


Activity Chart

Managing Members


Vice Chair

Steering Committee


Executive Director


2018 Edition
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2014 Edition
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