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11 Sep, 2018

Launch of new local smart specialisation platform for sparsely populated areas

The EU financed REGINA project held its flagship conference in Rovaniemi on Sept 11-12. A new learning platform with development tools for local planners and policymakers was launched at the conference. It aims to empower small communities with resou...
25 Jun, 2018

Impressive new portfolio of Nordic-Arctic projects in the pipeline

22 projects received support from the Nordic Arctic Cooperation Programme 2018. A total of 6,52 million DKK were allocated in June 2018. The purpose of the Nordic Council of Ministers’ Arctic Co-operation Programme 2018–2021 is to create sustaina...
9 Apr, 2018

Nordregio goes .org

Nordregio launches revamped website and new web magazine. We move from .se to .org, joining the rest of the Nordic Council of Ministers’ network “domain-wise”, as well as underlining our role as an international research institute. ...
23 Mar, 2018

Immigration and integration in the Nordic Region – get the facts straight

Statistics about migration have become both politically and economically prominent and sensitive. As a follow-up to the publication of State of the Nordic Region 2018, a special edition on immigration and integration of newcomers in the Nordic countr...
19 Feb, 2018

State of the Nordic Region on the road

After a successful launch on 8 February, the State of the Nordic Region goes on a tour of the Nordic countries, with launch events coming up in eight cities throughout the Region.   The launch of the State of the Nordic Region 2018 at Skansen. P...
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 droppe...
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 Ministe...
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 17...