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22.03.2011.

Nordic model - paving the way for united Nordic federation?

On 23 March 18:00, Riga Stradins University lecturer and Helsinki University doctorant Veiko Spolītis will talk about the historical aspects of the Nordic welfare model as well as other issues of Nordic coop...

15.03.2011.

VIDEO: Literary evening with the Finnish writer Sofi Oksanen

ZMP birojs Latvijā: Sofi Oksanen from Ziemeļu Stāsti on Vimeo.

01.03.2011.

50th anniversary of the Nordic Council Literature Prize

Half-a-century has passed since the first nominations for the Nordic Council Literature Prize were announced. Since then fifty Nordic authors have received the award - 8 Finns, 9 Norwegians, 9 Danes, 15 Swed...

01.03.2011.

Electrolux Design Lab 2011

Electrolux Design Lab 2011 invites industrial design students and recent graduates of industrial design to compete for a six-month paid internship and prize money by submitting ideas that consider intelligen...

25.02.2011.

Nordic Council Literature Prize winner 2010 Sofi Oksanen in Latvia

The Nordic Council of Ministers’ Office in Latvia and the printing house "Jumava" in cooperation with the Finnish Embassy in Latvia invite to a literary event with the participation of Finnish writer Sofi Ok...

21.02.2011.

Nordic financial support programmes for non-governmental organisations

10.02.2011.

VIDEO: Visitoslo.com about the available tourism products and services

Pia Eriksen par www.visitoslo.com from Ziemeļu Stāsti on Vimeo.

31.01.2011.

Nordic polyphony: narrative structure and collisions in Finnish cinema

On 2 February, 18:00, the Nordic Council of Ministers’ Office in Latvia invites to a film lecture by prof. Viktors Freibergs (University of Latvia) Nordic polyphony: narrative structure and collisions in Fin...

30.01.2011.

Baltic region an attractive place to invest, work and live in

The Delegation of the European Union to Russia has launched a call for proposals directed at the non-state actors and local authorities in the Baltic Sea region. The overall objective of this grant scheme wi...

22.01.2011.

Fostering environmental accessibility in the tourism sector