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24.06.21 | News

Nordic eating habits to inspire UN summit on sustainable food systems

With world-class dietary advice, low antibiotic use in animal production and steadily declining food waste, the Nordic Region has the potential to become a world leader in the transition to a sustainable food system. Today, the Nordic ministers responsible for food, fisheries, agricultu...

03.06.21 | News

New report: 15 ideas to make your city green

The state of nature is deteriorating rapidly, and biodiversity is on the decline also in the Nordic Region. This is just one reason why it’s important to think about nature in our towns and cities. A new report funded by the Nordic Council of Ministers brings together proposals from 15 ...

24.06.21 | Declaration

Towards sustainable food systems – the Nordic approach

The ministers of Fisheries, Aquaculture, Agriculture, Food and Forestry of the Nordic Countries - Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden, and Greenland, Faroe Islands and Åland Islands - had their annual Nordic Council of Ministers’ meeting (MR-FJLS), chaired by the Finnish presid...

27.04.21 | Information

The Nordic Council of Ministers and sustainable development

The Nordic Region will be the most sustainable and integrated region in the world by 2030. This is the Nordic Council of Ministers’ vision for Nordic co-operation. The Nordic countries are at the forefront of work on sustainable development. However, we still face challenges that need t...