04.04.19 | News

More women needed in high-tech jobs

More women technicians and engineers will be needed in the labour market of the future. Unless something is done to address the issue soon, new technology will be designed almost exclusively by men. The Nordic labour ministers have launched a research project to look at ways to balance ...

29.03.19 | News

The gig economy and the precariat – spreading by sector, not by country

Short gigs, freelance assignments and SMS jobs are not becoming more common in the Nordic countries. Non-standard forms of employment account for approximately one-third of jobs – the same figure as a decade ago – but the trend is more dramatic if we look at the situation sector by sect...

13.09.18 | Declaration

Letter of Intent: Development of 5G in the Nordic region

Letter of Intent from the Nordic prime ministers on development of 5G in the Nordic region

25.03.19 | Information

Nordic co-operation on digitalisation

Together, the Nordic and Baltic countries will be the most integrated region in the world. This vision is a guiding principle of the council of ministers’ activities.