Icelandic presidency of the Nordic Council of Ministers in 2009

In 2009, Sweden is due to pass on the rotating presidency of the Nordic Council of Ministers to Iceland. At the Nordic Council Session, the Prime Minister of Iceland, Geir H. Haarde, presented the new presid...


Tourism study game to promote Baltic Sea Region

The Nordic Council of Ministers’ Office in Estonia in conjunction with SA Pärnumaa Tourism and Tartu University Pärnu College, announcing a competition to design a web-based game aimed at promoting tourism. ...


Creative Tendencies in Contemporary Music


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Baltic Nordic Media Researchers meet in Kaunas

On April 18-19 at VMU, Public Communications Department at Vytautas Magnus University in collaboration with Baltic Association for Media Research (BAMR) and “Nordplus Neighbour” program projects “InterLinks1...


A Competitive Nordic Region in a Globalised World

-Nordic co-operation can derive great benefit from the challenges and opportunities inherent in the globalization process, Halldór Ásgrímsson, the Secretary General of the Nordic Council of Ministers said in...


Visiting scientist at NIOM 2009

In line with Nordic-Baltic cooperation, positions as visiting scientist in the field of dental biomaterials research are established at the Nordic Institute of Dental Materials, NIOM, close to Oslo in Norway...


A Day in Latvia

From 12 March two touring photographic exhibitions, Skats (The View) and Laiks (Time) are viewable at the exhibition hall Fotostudija Imagine, which is located at Andrejostas iela 4a, in Riga. In collaborati...


Nordic Council Literature Prize 2008

The Danish author Naja Marie Aidt has won the Nordic Council’s Literature Prize 2008 for her short stories ‘Bavian’ (‘Baboon’). "The Nordic Council Literature 2008 goes to the Danish author Naja Marie Aidt f...


Alternative Furniture designed by Art Academy of Latvia

Alternative Furniture designed by Art Academy of Latvia will be presented on 2008 Greenhouse at Stockholm Furniture Fair from February 6 until 10. The village will be the theme at the 2008 Greenhouse, Stockh...