29 Nov, 18
Changing Ruralities: Nordregio Forum 2018Nordregio Forum 2018 will focus on rural and regional development. What makes certain regions more attractive than others? What makes young people want to stay or return to some regions while others are suffering from out-migration of especially youn...
24 Oct, 18
Climate Policy and the Nordic Countries ConferenceClimate change caused by emissions of CO2 and other greenhouse gases is one of mankind’s key challenges. Taking it on requires global action. The Nordic countries aim to take the lead in this process and to set an example for other countries,...
01 Oct, 18
Nordic high-speed railways, regional growth and urban developmentA seminar on Nordic high-speed railways, regional growth and urban development of small and medium-sized cities in Värmland and Østfold will be held at Kulturhuset in Oslo between 09:30 and 16:00 on October 1, 2018. The cross-border committee Vär...
28 Sep, 18
Rurban Planning Talks 2018Nordregio’s Senior Research Fellow Moa Tunström will participate in Rurban Planning Talks in Mariestad. The focus of the event is the urban-rural (“the rurban”) landscape. The urban fringe or hinterland and urban-rural linkages and dep...
27 Sep, 18
“Mobility innovations – only for cities?” Welcome to the first MAMBA mobility seminarDrivers of mobility innovations are often large private companies. Naturally, such companies invest where they see the biggest market potential, which is usually in cities. Rural mobility innovations, on the other hand, are rather an offspring of loc...
20 Sep, 18
Lunch seminar on Agenda 2030 in the Nordic Region, UmeåOn 20 September, Nordregio and Nordiskt informationskontor i Umeå host a lunch seminar on the United Nation’s 2030 Agenda. Senior researcher Nora Sánchez Gassen will present results from Nordregio’s project ‘The 2030 Agenda at local level’ ...
20 Sep, 18