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Nordic Council of Ministers' Institutions.
NordForsk is a Nordic research board with responsibility for co-operation on research and researcher training in the Nordic region.
Nordic Culture Point
Nordic Culture Point is one of the main instruments used by the Nordic Council of Ministers to pursue its priorities for cultural co-operation in the period 2013– 2020. Nordic Culture Point (NCP) serves as a focal point for Nordic culture and for enhancing the sense of Nordic cultural affinity in Finland and elsewhere in the Nordic Region. NCP funding programmes contribute to the ongoing rejuvenation of Nordic and Nordic/Baltic cultural co-operation. NCP is responsible for the narrative and profile of Nordic cultural partnerships in the Region and beyond.
Nordic Energy Research
The main remit of Nordic Energy Research (NEF) is to fund Nordic co-operation on energy. NEF funds and promotes Nordic co-operation, generates research on which decisions on energy policy are made, serves as a link between industry, research and policy makers and prioritises sustainable and competitive energy solutions. NEF is based in Norway and also works at European level.
Nordic House in Reykjavik (NOREY)
The remit of Nordic House in Reykjavik (NOREY) is to promote Nordic co-operation and enhance the sense of Nordic affinity. It is a cultural and knowledge centre, a creative meeting place and a point of contact between Iceland and the rest of the Nordic Region.
Nordic House in the Faroe Islands (FO)
The Nordic House’s aim is to support and promote Nordic and Faroese culture, and to tie closer bonds between cultural life locally and in the Nordic region.
Nordic Innovation
Nordic Innovation initiates and funds activities that enhance innovation. Most of its work is with small and medium-sized enterprises in the Nordic Region. Its mission is to make it easier to run and develop businesses that transcend national borders in the Region.
Nordic Institute on Åland (NIPÅ)
NIPÅ promotes cultural life in Åland, involvement in Nordic co-operation and closer cultural links between Åland and the other Nordic countries.
Nordic School of Public Health (NHV) (1953-2014)
All academic activities at NHV ceased on 31 December 2014.
Nordic Welfare Centre
The job of the Nordic Centre for Welfare and Social Issues is to bolster Nordic co-operation relating to welfare. The centre provides and supports networks, facilitates the exchange of experience, disseminates knowledge, and enables co-operation at a Nordic level. The centre is located in Finland and Sweden.
Nordregio - Nordic Centre for Regional Development
Nordregio is a leading Nordic and European research centre for regional development and planning, established by the Nordic Council of Ministers. Nordregio conducts solution-oriented and applied research, addressing current issues from both a research perspective and the viewpoint of policymakers and practitioners. One of Nordregio's most important tasks is to contribute to the development of regional policy and sustainable growth in the Nordic countries.
The Nordic Genetic Resource Centre (NordGen)
NordGen’s main remit is to help conserve genetic material from farm animals, plants and forests in the Nordic countries and ensure that it is used in a sustainable manner. NordGen is based in Sweden.
The Nordic Institute for Advanced Training in Occupational Health (NIVA)
NIVA provides a forum for sharing knowledge about occupational health and safety. It runs various forms of top-class, advanced training – courses, seminars, workshops, etc. – in all of the Nordic countries. NIVA is based in Finland.
The Nordic Institute in Greenland (NAPA)
The Nordic Institute in Greenland (NAPA) is one of the main instruments used by the Nordic Council of Ministers to pursue its priorities for cultural co-operation in the period 2013– 2020. NAPA plays a prominent role in the Greenlandic and Nordic art and cultural scenes and encourages Nordic interest in Greenland. NAPA funds projects that encourage an accessible and participatory cultural life and focus on the country's cultural heritage. NAPA helps ensure that children and young people have a central place in Nordic co-operation.