28 Jun, 2018

New tools for policy makers and planners in remote regions

If you live in a small town where business is based on natural resources, sudden changes in the local economy – like a mine opening or closing – can have a major impact on the social structure. The REGINA project has developed a set of tools...
9 Dec, 2016

Unaccompanied minors to the Nordic Region

In 2016, the Nordic Centre for Welfare and Social Issues started a project on compiling information and analysing the current situation in the Nordic Region with regards to the receiving unaccompanied minors. The project is still in its initial...
1 Dec, 2016

Updating Nordic welfare model: New financing models for social innovation and integration

There are many initiatives emerging from social innovators and entrepreneurs in the Nordic countries as a response to societal welfare challenges. 29 November, representatives from the public, private and third sector met in Oslo to discuss...
30 Nov, 2016

30 Nov in Brussels: Investments and Business Opportunities in the Arctic

Nordregio’s Senior Researcher Anna Karlsdottir presents: Investments and Business Opportunities in the Arctic region (16:45 – 17:45, session 6) at the “Strengthening Sustainable Communities” organised by AFS. More information can be...
29 Nov, 2016

Call for Papers for NoRSA conference: Regions in transition

NoRSA (Nordic Section of Regional Studies Association) will host a conference: Regions in Transition 9-10 March 2017 in Karlstad, Sweden. Call for papers in open until January 2. More information can be found here. 
24 Nov, 2016

25 November: Young people and newly arrived migrants in rural areas

How can we support the rural areas in their work integrating newly arrived migrants and creating opportunities for young people? Nordregio hosts a seminar together with Hela Norden ska Leva. Young people and newly arrived migrants – The future...
7 Nov, 2016

Nordregio joins the climate discussion at COP22 in Marrakech

The Nordic countries have a joint pavilion at the UN Climate negotiations in Marrakech, November 8-17 2016, under the auspices of the Nordic Council of Ministers. The Nordic pavilion at COP22 will highlight New Nordic Climate Solutions and Nordregio...
2 Nov, 2016

Nov 8-9: Strategy Forum of the EUSBSR

The 7th Strategy Forum of the EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region (EUSBSR) will be hosted by the Swedish Government together with the Nordic Council of Ministers and in close cooperation with the European Commission. The Strategy Forum will be...