Welfare policy and economic sustainability go hand in hand
The Finnish Presidency of the Nordic Council of Ministers 2021 focused on the well-being economy at today’s meeting of the Council of Ministers for Health and Social Affairs. The principle behind the well-being economy is that when a society invests in the welfare of its people and nat...
Social and health lessons learned from the pandemic
The Nordic Council of Ministers for Health and Social Affairs met online today to discuss what has been learned during the COVID-19 pandemic – both positive and negative. The point of the meeting was to come up with proposals for how the Nordic countries might become better at working t...
Nordic co-operation on disability
Nordic co-operation on disability contributes to the inclusion of people with disabilities by way of the enhanced sharing of knowledge throughout the region and close co-operation with regard to disability policy issues. This includes an advisory body and an action plan with three focu...