The conference about the Nordic Welfare Model

The conference „The Nordic Welfare Model: What’s in It for Latvia?” will take place on Thursday, 15 November 2012, 12:15 - 17:00 in the Stockholm School of Economics in Riga, 4a Strelnieku Street. In 2012, N...


Swedish Presidency of the Nordic Council of Ministers 2013

The Swedish Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt presented the main programme points for the Swedish Presidency of the Nordic Council of Ministers 2013, entitled 'The Nordic model in a new era', at the Nordic Co...


A new book on closer Nordic cooperation prospects

Under the Session of the Nordic Council in Helsinki was launched a new book Nordiska Gemenskaper by Johan Strang of the Centre for Nordic Studies (CENS) at the University of Helsinki. The book follows in the...


The Nordic Council's 64th Session

The Nordic Council's 64th Session this year will takes place in Helsinki from 30 October. Already on Monday 29 October the Nordic heads of government will meet their Baltic colleagues. Here they will discuss...


More is better: visions of future Nordic-Baltic cooperation

There could be a common intellectual property licensing environment, a shared agenda to boost research cooperation, a strategy on human development and a brand new branch of tourism – occupational tourism. T...


Latvian Ministry of Education and Science to sign cooperation agreement with the NCM

On Friday, 26 October, the Ministry of Education and Science of Latvia and the Nordic Council of Ministers (NCM) will ceremonially sign an agreement of cooperation on the development of Latvian system of sci...


Power of Fragility


The artist talk by Norwegian photographer Morten Andersen

The artist talk by Norwegian photographer Morten Andersen October 20, 16.00 in Birojnīcā, Berga Bazaar, will provide an insight into his own photographic projects as well as the currently influential self-pu...


The Exhibition Cities for All in Riga


Notebook/bowl receives graphic design award 2012!

Design Award 2012 entries in the following categories: interior design, fashion / textile design, photo design, industrial design, environmental design and graphic design.