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5 Feb, 2018

Launch of State of the Nordic Region 2018

On February 8, the new edition of State of the Nordic Region will be launched in Stockholm by Margot Wallström, Swedish Foreign Minister and Minister for Nordic Co-operation and Dagfinn Høybråten, Secretary General of the Nordic Council of...
8 Jan, 2018

Open call: Nordic Arctic Cooperation Programme 2018-2021

The Arctic Cooperation Programme of the Nordic Council of Ministers has opened up its call for project applications for financial support in 2018 to new project proposals. Deadline for sending in proposals is 1 March 2018. The Arctic co-operation...
22 Nov, 2017

Retreating permafrost coasts threaten the fragile Arctic environment

On 22-24 November, Nordregio joins the kick-off meeting of The EU project Nunataryuk in Postdam, Germany. In five years, the project aims to determine the effects of permafrost thaw on Earth’s coldest shorelines. Among various activities,...
17 Nov, 2017

“Discovering the Arctic future – as a part of Europe”

On November 9-10, a major EU sponsored conference held in collaboration with the Regional Council of Lapland focused on development of the Arctic region as a European region. Jukka Teräs, Senior Research Fellow at Nordregio contributed to a joint...
3 Nov, 2017

Nordic Climate Solutions at COP23

Nordregio will participate in the Nordic Climate Solutions Pavilion at COP23, the UN Climate Summit. Nordregio has three events during the first week of the summit, which takes place from November 6-17 in Bonn, Germany. The event programme at the...
11 Oct, 2017

Nordregio discusses youth issues at the Arctic Circle Assembly

13 October, Research Fellow Leneisja Jungsberg and Senior Research Fellow Timothy Heleniak from Nordregio present the latest research on education, employment and migration issues concerning youth in the Arctic region. Arctic Circle is the largest...
7 Sep, 2017

Nordregio contributes to “Arctic indicators and scenarios workshop”

Two Senior Research Fellows Timothy Heleniak and Anna Karlsdóttir from Nordregio will share insights and results from former and ongoing Arctic research. The aim of the workshop is to gather international experts for the discussion on how to manage...
6 Sep, 2017

EU project on local development visits Qaqortoq

A group of local politicians and planners from the Arctic and North Atlantic as well as researchers from Nordregio and a number of other Nordic research institutions will be in Qaqortoq from 8-12 September to discuss local planning and development....