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Instituto Uruguayo Antartico (IUA)

Type: Organisation
Address: Buenos Aires 350-C. Postal 11000, Montevideo
Telephone: +598-2-96-07-88
Fax: +598-2-96-29-67
Year of foundation: 1985
Activities: Responsible for coordinating scientific research programmes and provision of logistical support. Maintains the all-year station Artigas (62.11'S; 58.51'W). National member of SCAR.
Publications: Actividad Cientifica (1990-, annual)

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Uruguay Antarctic Foundation

Type: Organisation
Activities: Establishment announced by President Lacalle, 7 Oct. 1993, private organization intended to support official Antarctic Institute. Aims to involve general public and NGOs in Antarctic matters.

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