AWARDS AND PRIZES, THAT JENS-KJELD HAS RECEIVED

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JENS-KJELD JENSEN DECLARED AS HONORARY DOCTOR ph.d.h.c
Jens-Kjeld Jensen
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On May 20, 2015 the Faroese University "Fróðskaparsetur Føroya" celebrated its 50 years day. On this occasion 3 honorary doctors were nominated.  Jens-Kjeld Jensen was one of them. Jens-Kjeld got the title for his great work regarding the nature in the Faroe Islands.
To assess Jens-Kjeld was Professor Emeritus Sven-Axel Bengtson, University of Lund, Professor Ulf Gärdenfors, Swedish University of Agricultural Science and Associate Professor Jostein Kjærandsen, University of Tromsø.

Read the the assessment (only available in Sweedish language)

 
 Hanus Kamban, Jens-Kjeld Jensen og Petur Jacob Sigvardsen.

 Hanus Kamban, Jens-Kjeld Jensen og Petur Jacob Sigvardsen.  Hanus Kamban, Jens-Kjeld Jensen og Petur Jacob Sigvardsen.  Hanus Kamban, Jens-Kjeld Jensen og Petur Jacob Sigvardsen.

Hanus Kamban, Jens-Kjeld Jensen og Petur Jacob Sigvardsen

Petur Jacob Sigvardsen. Agnes Mols Mortensen  Hanus Kamban

Petur Jacob Sigvardsen, Agnes Mols Mortensen og Hanus Kamban

Benjamin Hansen Benjamin Hansen

Benjamin Hansen
Tóeshavnar Musikkskúli
Tórshavnar Musikkskúli

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Jens-Kjeld surrounded by gifts from the Faroese university, miscellaneous Faroese nature associations and acquaintances.

Frá Nólsoyar Fornminnisfelag

Lots of flowers

Frá grannanum Frá grannanum Frá grannanum Frá grannanum

Socks and lilies from our neighbours

Føroyskur matur

And a lot of Faroese food

M. A. JACOBSEN'S CULTURAL AWARD
M. A. Jacobsen's cultural award
On 20 September 2012, Jens-Kjeld Jensen received M. A. Jacobsen's annual cultural award for his great efforts for the Faroese nature in all its diversity.

Translation of the Faroese text on the document

Jens-Kjeld Jensen & Heðin Mortensen

Jógvan Arge Hjørdis Johansen Jóanes Nielsen Heðin Mortensen & Eivind Weyhe

Kári P.

Jóanes Nielsen Hjørdis Johansen

Kári P.

Jógvan Arge, Jens-Kjeld Jensen & Birgir Kruse


JENS-KJELD WAS AMONG THE NOMINATED FOR THE NORDIC COUNCIL NATURE AND ENVIRONMENT PRIZE FOR 2012
Jens-Kjeld Jensen, Mykines 09.08.2008
The winner

ENVIRONMENTAL FRIEND OF THE YEAR
Environmental_friend_2010
12. May 2010 Tórshavn Council picked out Jens-Kjeld to be the Environmental friend of the year and handed him the price of a check of 10.000 kr.
At the gathering a member of the Council held this speach: "Jens-Kjeld has spent his whole life and put all his soul in his work with the Faroese wildlife and nature. Apart from doing a lot of scientific research he has been able to pass on his big knowledge to papers, scientific papers, television, tourists and other interested. He really deserves this path the shoulder".
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MOTH NAMED AFTER JENS-KJELD
Rossafirvaldur / Abromias assimilis jenskjeldi (Doubleday, 1847) Rossafirvaldur / Abromias assimilis jenskjeldi (Doubleday, 1847)  
Rossafirvaldur Abromias assimilis jenskjeldi
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The very funny drawing of Abromias assimilis jenskjeldi - named after Jens-Kjeld - from Dimmalætting. In the early start of 2006 it was published, that an insect was named after Jens-Kjeld, and shortly after this wonderfull drawing was published in the FO magazine Dimmalætting.

JENS-KJELD GOT A DIPLOMA FROM DOF IN 2002
Diplom DOF 2002
The speach - only available in Danish language
In 2002 Jens-Kjeld was awarded the honorary prize and a painting for all his effort for DOF (Danish Ornithological Society) and the birds - of course.
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