Agenda

30.10.18

14:15 - 14:30
1. Opening of the Session

1.1 Approval of the list of delegates

1.2 Approval of the agenda

Standing orders for the 70th Session, 2018, Document x/2018

14:30 - 16:30
2. Nordic Summit

2.1 Theme debate with the Nordic prime ministers:

The resilience of the Nordic countries in the face of attempts by other nations to influence our society and our democratic processes

16:30 - 16:45
3. Nordic Council of Ministers’ Programme 2019

The Icelandic Prime Minister's presentation of the Programme for the Presidency of the Nordic Council of Ministers 2019, Document x/2018

31.10.18

09:00 - 10:45
4. Proposals and reports by the Ministers for Nordic Co-operation

Report by the Ministers for Co-operation 2018, oral, Document x/2018

10:45 - 11:15
5. International co-operation

5.1 Input from guest speakers

11:15 - 12:00
6. Council of Ministers’ proposals and statements

Report on the language declaration (MR-U)

Report on Nordic co-operation on digitalisation (MR-Digital)

14:00 - 15:30
7. Report by the Ministers for Foreign Affairs

Report by the foreign ministers 2018 (oral), Document x/2018

15:30 - 16:00
8. Report by the Ministers for Defence

Report by the defence ministers 2018 (oral), Document x/2018

17:00 - 17:30
10. Nordic identity

Presidium proposal on languages in the Nordic Council, A 1767/presidium

17:30 - 18:00
11. Sustainable Development

UN global agreement on biodiversity post-2020 X/sustainable

01.11.18

08:30 - 10:00
12. New members’ proposals
10:00 - 10:45
13. Culture

Consideration of members’ proposal on setting up a Nordic University, A 1760/culture

14:15 - 14:30
17. The Nordic Council’s internal affairs and reports

The Control Committee’s report 2018, Document x/2018

Consideration of the Danish National Audit Office’s report to the Nordic Council on the accounts of the Nordic Council for 2017, C x/2018/kk

Consideration of the Danish National Audit Office’s report to the Nordic Council and the Nordic Council of Ministers on the Nordic Council of Ministers’ activities for 2017, C x/2018/kk

Consideration of the Danish National Audit Office’s report to the Nordic Council and the Nordic Council of Ministers on the activities of the Nordic Cultural Fund for 2017, C x/2018/kk

Recommendations and internal resolutions considered and adopted in 2018, Document x/2018

 

14:30 - 14:45
18. Elections 2019

18.1 Election of the President and Vice-President of the Nordic Council

18.2 Election of chairpersons and vice-chairpersons of the Nordic Council committees and the Control Committee

18.3 Election of members of the Nordic Council Presidium and committees

14:45 - 14:55
19. Programme for the Nordic Council 2019

19.1 Address by the President-elect outlining the programme for the Swedish Presidency 2019

14:55 - 15:00
20. Closing of the Session event

20.1 Announcement of date and venue of the next Session

19.10.18 | News

Välkommen till nordisk stjärnträff i Oslo

Det är totalt 53 nominerade till Nordiska rådets fem priser 2018 och det är möjligt att träffa de flesta av dem i Oslo dagarna upp till prisutdelningen den 30 oktober.

08.10.18 | News

Nordic Council to discuss threats to democracy

Democracy under pressure will be a priority theme at the annual autumn Session of the Nordic Council in Oslo, 30 October to 1 November.

11.10.18 | Information

Practical information

Practical information for the Session of the Nordic Council 2018