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Arctic Social Indicators
			: A follow-up to the Arctic Human Development Report

Arctic Social Indicators : A follow-up to the Arctic Human Development Report »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Author(s): Gail Fondahl , Joan Nymand Larsen , and Peter Schweitzer

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2010

ISBN: 9789289320078

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, AHDR, SDWG, Maturation, Science-driven Report, Human Dimension, SCPAR

This report is a result of and follow-up to the Arctic Human Development Report (AHDR), which appeared in 2004 and had been conducted under the auspices of the Arctic Council's Sustainable Development Working Group...

Knowledge Infrastructure for the Fifth Freedom in the Baltic Sea Area

Knowledge Infrastructure for the Fifth Freedom in the Baltic Sea Area »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Author(s): Erik Elmroth

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2010

ISBN: 9789289320207

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Knowledge Infrastructure, ICT, European Union, Fifth Freedom, Globalization of Research, Disruptive Technologies

There is an outstanding window of opportunity to place the Nordic and Baltic Sea countries at the forefront of knowledge infrastructure for science and innovation. By fully mobilizing research, education, training,...

REACH Trigger for Information on Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC)
			:  - An Assessment of the 0.1% Limit in Articles

REACH Trigger for Information on Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC) : - An Assessment of the 0.1% Limit in Articles »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2010

ISBN: 9789289319980

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, European Regulation on Chemicals, REACH, Articles, Furniture, Tools, Obligations for Articles

The European regulation on chemicals, REACH, introduces new information obligations for articles that contain substances of very high concern (SVHC). For such articles, producers and importers have substantial info...

New POPs in marine mammals in Nordic Arctic and NE Atlantic areas during three decades

New POPs in marine mammals in Nordic Arctic and NE Atlantic areas during three decades »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Author(s): Guðjón A. Auðunsson , Gísli A. Víkingsson , Dorete Bloch , Maria Dam , Bjarni Mikkelsen , Anuschka Polder , Frank Rigét , Anna Rotander , Kjetil Sagerup , Bert van Bavel , and Geir Wing Gabrielsen

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2011

ISBN: 9789289322829

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Marine Mammals, Large Fat Stores, Environmental Pollutants, Toxic Pollutants, Contaminants, Flame Retardants

Marine mammals hold a special position in the hearts of people inhabiting Nordic Arctic areas and in coastal communities around the North Atlantic Ocean as they are an essential part of the diet and traditional lif...

Nordic Cooperation with Russia in Education and Research

Nordic Cooperation with Russia in Education and Research »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Author(s): Eeva Korteniemi

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2011

ISBN: 9789289322508

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Bilateral, Intergovernmental, EU Levels, Bilateral Education, Bilateral Research, Aleksanteri Institute

This study maps current and planned education and research cooperation that the Nordic countries (Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden) have with Russia. The study includes bilateral, Nordic, regional, inte...

Public Health - ethical issues

Public Health - ethical issues »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Author(s): Sirpa Soini

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2011

ISBN: 9789289322348

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Nordic Committee, Bioethics, Reykjavik, Ethical Issues, Public Health, Individual Freedom

The Nordic Committee on Bioethics organised a conference in Reykjavik in August 2010 to discuss ethical issues relating to public health. The speakers of the conference have contributed to this book, which offers w...

Northern Lights on PISA 2009 - focus on reading

Northern Lights on PISA 2009 - focus on reading »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Author(s): Niels Egelund

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2012

ISBN: 9789289323048

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Weak Readers, Gender Issues, Basic Reading Skills, Word Decoding, Vocabulary Knowledge, Immigrant

This report aims to identify and analyze specific Nordic reading results and trends from 2000 to 2009. There is focus on weak readers and gender issues, and there are results from an analysis of two Danish national...

Economic Outlook in the Nordic Countries 2014
			: The Nordic Working Group of Economic Trends Review, autumn 2013

Economic Outlook in the Nordic Countries 2014 : The Nordic Working Group of Economic Trends Review, autumn 2013 »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2013

ISBN: 9789289326599

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Economic Outlook, Nordic Working Group, Economic Trends, Economic Situation, Nordic Countries

The Economic Outlook in the Nordic countries 2014 is the review from the Nordic Working Group of Economic Trends for the economic situation in the Nordic countries autumn 2013. The review contents as previous years...

Young workers occupational safety and health risks in the Nordic countries

Young workers occupational safety and health risks in the Nordic countries »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Author(s): Elizabeth Bengtsen , Elisabeth Framke , Pete Kines , and Anne Salmi

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2013

ISBN: 9789289326155

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Working Environment, Swedish Presidency, Swedish ILO Committee, NIVA, OSH, Youth Employment

An attractive working environment that is inclusive and prevents work-related health problems is important to ensure that as many as possible can participate in the working life. During the Swedish presidency in th...

Scandinavia's Population Groups Originating from Developing Countries: Change and Integration

Scandinavia's Population Groups Originating from Developing Countries: Change and Integration »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Author(s): Pieter Bevelander , Inge Dahlstedt , Marc Eskelund , Kasper Gehrke Pedersen , Rasmus H. Bilde , Miroslav Macura , Line Møller Hansen , and Lars Østby

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2013

ISBN: 9789289325981

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Scandinavia, Labour Demands, Family Reunification, Political Conflicts, Political Agenda, Labour Market

Scandinavia's foreign-origin population has steadily increased over the past six decades. Migration flows into the region have been linked to societal phenomena such as growing labour demands, family reunification...