Current initiatives

Keep up with the latest Nordic initiatives and campaigns.


Nordiska demokratifestivaler 2022

Det nordiska samarbetet är redo med debattevenemang på fem nordiska demokratifestivaler. Politiker, civilsamhället, experter, unga och näringslivet möts och pratar politik direkt med nordens medborgare.


    Nordic Day 2022:
    State of the Nordic Region

    On Nordic Day the 23 March we celebrate the launch of State of the Nordic Region 2022 with livestreamed events from five Nordic capitals.

      Harbourfront Centre i Toronto

      Nordic cultural initiatives

      The Nordic Region has a strong, high-quality and diverse art and culture sector, which is in great demand internationally.


        COP26: Choosing Green

        With more than 100 events the Nordic Pavilions at COP26 in Glasgow and Helsinki covered a wide range of topics on climate change and solutions. Watch all events from the Nordic Pavilions in Glasgow and Helsinki here.

          En fjord omgivet af bjerge

          The Nordic Environmental Relay

          The annual Nordic Council Environment Prize goes to a company, organisation or individual for extraordinary efforts on behalf of the environment.

            Skulptur Britt Smelvær

            International branding of the Nordic Region

            The world is turning to the Nordic Region at the moment, and branding will help draw attention to what we have in common: our Nordic perspective, our values and a culture that stems from a shared history.


              The competencies of the future

              The future does not just appear out of thin air. It is created. The aim is to prepare children and young people for the future even though nobody knows quite what it will look like. Education and training are the keys to the competencies of the future.

                Nordic Solutions at COP23 theme photo

                Nordic Solutions to Global Challenges

                Nordic Solutions to Global Challenges is a joint initiative by the Prime ministers of the Nordic countries. We want to invite the world to share Nordic knowledge and experiences of six priority flagship projects.

                  Debate at CSW

                  The Nordic Gender Effect at Work

                  Promoting gender equality at work is not only the right thing to do – it is also smart. The Nordic Gender Effect at Work shares the true story of how Nordic investments in gender equality foster employment, family wellbeing and growth.

                     Launch of Nordic Solutions to Global Challenges

                    New Nordic Food

                    The New Nordic Food programme aims at initiating, facilitating and coordinating activities grounded in the New Nordic Food manifesto.

                      Nordic Food Policy Lab meeting

                      Nordic Food Policy Lab

                      The overall aim of Nordic Food Policy Lab project is to encourage the use of Nordic policy solutions to help address the food issues identified as challenges in the UN Agenda 2030 Sustainable Development Goals.