One of the office's most important tasks is to catch new trends and look for new opportunities for joint Nordic-Lithuanian co-operation, in dialogue with the Nordic embassies, with which the office has a close working relationship. The office also works broadly as the advocate of all that is 'Nordic' and promotes Nordic Co-operation in Lithuania.
The cooperation between the Nordic Council of Ministers and Estonia is primarily a political cooperation through which experience exchange contributes to realization of joint goals.
One of its most important functions is to discover new trends and new possibilities for joint Estonian Nordic cooperation. The information office aims to represent Nordic concepts and demonstrate Nordic cooperation in Estonia. The office often coordinates the joint Nordic Estonian activities and functions as an initiator of various engagements that raises the profile of Nordic traits.
NEFCO is a joint Nordic financial institution whose primarily purpose is to generate positive environmental effects of interest to the Nordic region by funding projects in Central and Eastern Europe countries.
The aim with the database is to stimulate to an increased Nordic, Baltic and international co-operation within forest research, to increase the scientific quality of field research and to avoid expensive duplication of new experiments in the countries.
ScanBalt BioRegion is a leading network of groups, universities, companies and public authorities active in life sciences and biotechnology which will promote the Baltic Sea Region as a globally competitive region for health and green technology.
The Baltic Assembly is an international organisation established with the aim of promoting cooperation between the parliaments of the Republic of Estonia, the Republic of Latvia and the Republic of Lithuania.
The Baltic Sea Region Testing Ground Facility is a regional carbon finance facility which purchases carbon credits under the Kyoto Protocol from energy-related and other projects on behalf of its investors.
The Nordic Council of Ministers’ branch office in Tartu is responsible for regional border cooperation and for education and science. The office assists the Nordic Council of Ministers in administrating the Nordic-Baltic mobility programme for civil servants.
The Nordic Council of Ministers’ Office in Latvia is a part of the Nordic Council of Ministers’ Secretariat and serves as a catalyst for the Nordic-Baltic cooperation in Latvia. The Office works closely with the Nordic diplomatic representations in Latvia and coordinates joint Nordic initiatives, as well as identifies trends and opportunities for the Nordic–Baltic cooperation.