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18 Dec, 2014

Green growth and spatial planning in the Nordic city regions

Nordic cooperation on green growth is important if we are to improve common infrastructure for coping with shared economic and climate challenges, and we are to move research and innovation forward in order to create a more environmentally friendly N...
5 Dec, 2014

Applying Poverty and Social Exclusion concepts to the Nordic context

The final workshop and seminar of “The Territorial Dimension of Poverty and Social Exclusion in Europe (TiPSE)” gathered project partners, researchers, stakeholders at grass root, local and regional level at Nordregio. Findings of the pro...
26 Nov, 2014

Regional development in the Arctic

The overall theme of the second day of Nordregio Forum 2014 was Regional development in the Arctic. Key note speakers Kaisu Annala, Strategic Director at the Ministry of Employment and the Economy in Finland and Rasmus Ole Rasmussen, Senior Research ...
21 Nov, 2014

Panel debate on Nordic bioeconomy

The first day of Nordregio Forum was concluded with a panel debate with representatives from the five Nordic governments, chaired by Ari Kristinn Jónsson, Rector of Reykjavik University. The members of the panel were asked to answer the same three q...
13 Nov, 2014

Presentations from Nordregio Forum 2014

Nordic Bioeconomy and Regional Innovation 12-13 November 2014, Keflavik, Iceland Wednesday 12 November – Bioeconomy Key notes Sustainable management of bio-resources Dadi Mar Kristofersson, Dean of School of Social Sciences, University of Icela...
12 Nov, 2014

Key note speakers on bioeconomy

The first day of Nordregio Forum is dedicated to bioeconomy. The key note speakers and other presentations have discussed challenges, opportunities and examples of solutions. Sustainable management of bio-resources After the forum was opened by Ragnh...
10 Nov, 2014

Bioeconomy in the Nordic region: Regional case studies

This Working Paper by Nordregio presents the results of five case studies on bioeconomy in Nordic regions. It contributes to the discussion on bioeconomy in the Nordic countries by focusing on its implications for regional development and policy. Nor...
5 Nov, 2014

Research Assistant position

Nordregio invites applications for one position. Working at Nordregio gives you the opportunity to become a part of a truly international institution. It offers significant career development potential in terms of enhancing your international network...