The aim of the workshop was to develop a possible international research cooperation to understand the current debates on societal security in the Nordic and Baltic countries.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Latvia and the Nordic Council of Ministers´ Office in Latvia organized a high-level roundtable “1991-2016 and the Way Ahead” on 22 August, 2016.
On 2 August, 2016, 9 most promising cleantech innovations from Latvia with global business potential were selected to participate in final pitching show. Only 3 winning teams where chosen to star on stage in ClimateLaunchpad European Finals in Tallinn!
The LAMPA conversation festival was taking place from July 1 – 2 in Cēsis castle park. Trust, sustainability and diversity – these three principles are at the heart of the LAMPA conversation festival. Many organizations and activists was involved in its creation, cooking up festival events and offering financial support. Also the Nordic Council of Ministers’ Office in Latvia in cooperation with Nordic Embassies in Latvia and other cooperation partners - a comics art magazin kuš! and society “Latvian Autism center”, offered several interesting events. In Workshop-tent on July 1 from 16:00 -17:45 we invited to participate in simulation - to build a future house, but on July 2 from 14:00-15:45 in the workshop with finnish artist Emmi Valve, from 16:00-17:30 on the stage DOTS, Nordic mayors met with Latvia’s mayors and discussed smart and sustainable cities.