The lecture by Victors Freibergs Life here and in the darkness

Nordic Council of Ministers Office in Latvia invite you to attend Viktors Freibergs lecture "Life here and in the darkness," which will be held on Monday, March 9, 17:30 at Birojnica, Bergs Bazaar. „Angels o...


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NB8 Workshop on Balanced Russian Language Media

The Danish Cultural Institute in Riga, supported by the Danish Foreign Ministry and the Nordic Council of Minister´s Office in Latvia, is carrying out a NB8 Workshop on Balanced Russian Language Media, in Ri...


The Nordic Council of Ministers' office in St Petersburg listed as foreign agent

On 20 January, the Russian Ministry of Justice decided to include the Nordic Council of Ministers’ office in St Petersburg on the list of NGOs considered as fo


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The knowledge forum against trafficking in human beings in Baltic See Region

The second knowledge forum in the framework of the Nordic-Baltic project against trafficking in human beings will be held on November 26-27 in Mercure Riga Centre Hotel, Riga, Latvia. The forum will focus on...


Stork flight over the pine forest

The Capital of Latvia has the honour of being the European Capital of Culture in 2014, so Riga with its colourful events is attracting international attention at the moment and getting ready to host European...


Choirs are invited to apply for participation in the VIII Nordic - Baltic Choral Festival

Until Desember 15, 2014, choirs from Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia, Finland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Iceland and Faroe Islands are invited to apply for participation in the VIII Nordic - Baltic Choral Festival...


State Secretaries of the Baltic and Nordic Foreign Ministries to Meet in Tallinn

The annual meeting of State Secretaries of the eight Baltic and Nordic countries (NB8) will be held  in Tallinn, 20-21 October,2014.  The meeting will cover the topics related to cooperation among the countr...


New head of office at the Nordic Council of Ministers’ Office in Latvia

Prior to his new post at the NCM Office in Latvia, Jan Widberg was the Secretary General of the Baltic Sea Parliamentary Conference (BSPC). In 2001-2009 he was Senior International Adviser at the Nordic Coun...