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8 Feb, 2018

State of the Nordic Region 2018: Stockholm the most dynamic Nordic region

Stockholm comes out first in the Nordregio Regional Potential Index produced as part of the new State of the Nordic Region report. The State of the Nordic Region was last issued in 2016, where the Oslo region came out on top. In 2018, Oslo has...
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...
26 Jan, 2018

Which Nordic municipalities take the lead on the Agenda 2030?

New Nordic project will identify frontrunners among Nordic municipalities that are implementing the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals on the local level! In September 2015, the UN General Assembly adopted the 2030 Agenda with its...
23 Nov, 2017

Speeding up labour market integration of refugees in the Nordics

It takes an average of seven years before refugees get a foothold in the Nordic labour market. The seminar from Refugee to Citizens, which took place at Nordregio on November 8th, was an opportunity for Nordic actors who work with integration issues...
6 Nov, 2017

From refugees to citizens

Nordregio hosts a conference on Nordic experiences of inclusion in the labour market It is a major challenge for the Nordic countries to make it easier for refugees and their family members to enter the labour market. What are the key elements for...
23 Aug, 2017

30 Aug Webinar: From Migrants to Workers with Nordregio researchers

How can newly arrived migrants be included in local communities? What are the different roles of the local, regional and national actors in managing labour market integration? In this webinar, Leneisja Jungsberg and Hjördís Rut Sigurjónsdóttir,...
11 Jul, 2017

1-3 September workshop: Migrant integration to rural territories

Join Nordregio in a Migrant integration to rural territories workshop organized by the Finnish Village Action Association, Hela Sverige Ska Leva and Nordregio at the Finnish Rural Parliament. Politics, talk and parliament The Finnish Rural...
26 Jun, 2017

28-30 June, NordMap on display as part of UNECE workshop on statistical data

Nordregio’s NordMap-webmapping tool is part of the The United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) workshop on statistical data dissemination and communication in Geneva in June. Along with our static maps, Nordregio has also created...