10.04.19 | News

Nordic Region pushes for global agreement on plastics

In a joint declaration, the Nordic countries are pushing for a new global agreement on the reduction and prevention of plastic waste and microplastics discharged into the sea.

10.04.19 | News

New biodiversity targets must set the bar high

The loss of biodiversity is one of the biggest challenges facing mankind. The Nordic ministers for the environment now want to set the bar high and ensure that the voice of young people is heard in negotiations for new UN targets.

05.09.17 | Declaration

Declaration of commitment from the Ministers for Nordic Co-operation regarding the implementation of Agenda 2030 in the Nordic Region

Declaration from the MR-SAM meeting on 5 September 2017.

15.12.18 | Information

Sustainable development in the Nordic Region

The Nordic countries agree that the whole Region has to work together towards sustainable development. Globalisation, the emergence of the information society, ageing populations and untenable levels of consumption and production – as well as the resultant climate change – present both ...