07 Nov, 18
Development forecasts for Russian Arctic RegionsOn 6-7 November, Nordregio’s Senior Researcher Timothy Heleniak will be attend a seminar in the city of Naryan-Mar, in Russia. The focus of the conference will be on possible forecasts and means of developing Russian Arctic regions, with Timoth...
05 Nov, 18
GENERATION 2030: Global Goals for Local PrioritiesWhich Nordic municipalities are “first movers” in working with the Sustainable Development Goals and implementing the 2030 Agenda? What challenges and success factors have they met? What are the next steps for implementing the 2030 Agenda at t...
02 Nov, 18
REVIVAL kick-off meeting in GeorgiaOn 1-2 November, partners from Nordregio, the Leontief Centre and Kazbegi Local Action Group are gathering to kick-off the REVIVAL project in Kazbegi town, located near Mount Kazbek, one of the highest peaks in Georgia, rising over 5000 meters. This ...
26 Oct, 18
State of the Nordic Region 2018 in Friday AcademyOn 26 October, Nordregio’s Cartographer/GIS Analyst Gustaf Norlén joins a series of Friday Academy events in Örebro to present State of the Nordic Region 2018. Every second year, Nordregio announces the regional potential index that rank all Nord...
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,...
23 Oct, 18
Local Bioeconomy: Nordic experienceSenior Research Fellow Jukka Teräs will be participating at the final conference of VIHTA project on October 23rd, at Säätytalo in Helsinki, Finland. The VIHTA project 2015-2018 aims to define the concept of the distributed green and competit...
21 Oct, 18
Arctic Circle 2018 AssemblyOn 19-21 October, Arctic Circle 2018 Assembly will gather political and business leaders, environmental experts, scientists, indigenous representatives, and other international stakeholders to address issues facing the Arctic. Timothy Heleniak, Senio...
19 Oct, 18