14.04.21 | News

Debate on Faroese abortion legislation

At its meeting this week, the Nordic Council Committee for Welfare in the Nordic Region discussed abortion legislation and gender equality in the Faroe Islands. The committee has decided to discuss the matter again at a forthcoming meeting and will invite experts in the field as well as...

14.04.21 | News

Proposal for a Nordic youth fund for biodiversity and the climate

When Greta Tunberg turned down the Nordic Council Environment Prize a couple of years ago, the idea emerged of a fund for young people who want to run projects on biodiversity and the climate. Yesterday, the Nordic Sustainability Committee backed the proposal to set up a fund and is now...