On May 28, 2015, began ticket sales for the VIII Nordic-Baltic Choral Festival concerts.

Tickets are available for the concert ‘Salutation to the Sun’ dedicated to the 20th anniversary of the Nordic - Baltic Choral Festivals and in memory of their founder - the famous Latvian conductor Imants ...


In Riga Nordic Polititians Raise Awarenes About International Challenge - Human Trafficking



On Thursday, 21 May, an exhibition titled “The Best of EWK. Freedom of Speech: Laughing at Power – the Need for Political Satire at All Times” was opened at the Latvian Parliament. The exhibition’s author is...


Nordic Council of Ministers supports 5th Belarus Reality Check

The 5th Belarus Reality Check, held in Riga on May 19, convened top Belarusian and international analysts, observers and practitioners.


A healthy dose of Swedish humour

The Nordic Council of Ministers’ Office and publishing house Janis Roze, in cooperation with publishers Zvaigzne ABC and Lauku Avize invite to a healthy dose of Swedish humour on 12 May, 17:30. 


NB8 foreign ministers' statement on strategic communication

During their meeting on 6 May 2015 in Copenhagen, Denmark, the Nordic and Baltic Ministers for Foreign Affairs discussed the ongoing campaign of biased media coverage by mainstream Russian media, including i...


World Press Freedom Day 2015

From 2 until 4 May, Riga will be hosting the World Press Freedom Day events, which is one of the largest and most widely known UNESCO initiatives.


Discussion Panel: Business Model Without Borders


Sofi Oksanen's

Yet another novel by Finnish writer Sofi Oksanen has been published in Latvian – “When the Doves Disappeared”.


Premiere of the multimedia symphony Northern Lights by Ēriks Ešenvalds