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  • 29/08/2012 Mission: Making the Nordic health sector a more innovative procurer

    How can the Nordic health sector become an even more innovative and demanding procurer? Nordic Innovation and cooperation partners are offering funding for up to NOK 10 million to the best proposals.
  • 09/08/2012 Leading companies in the Nordic building industry signed Nordic Built Charter

    The Nordic building sector is not utilising the huge market potential within sustainable building and retrofitting to the full. The Nordic Built initiative calls for joining forces to capitalise on existing strongholds and deliver the sustainable concepts that the world demands. Leading companies have already taken a step in the right direction, and the rest of the industry is invited to follow.
  • 11/07/2012 Poor governance undermines economic growth in Europe

    Single Market initiatives may achieve only two thirds of their expected economic gains due to poor governance in member states. This corresponds to economic growth potential of almost one percent of GDP being lost to incorrect and poor application of existing EU legislation.
  • 04/07/2012 Sweden, Finland and Denmark among the top seven countries in the Global Innovation Index 2012

    The list of overall top 10 performers has changed little from last year. Switzerland, Sweden, and Singapore are followed in the top 5 by Finland and the United Kingdom, with Denmark on 7th place.
  • 21/06/2012 Nordic Innovation at Rio+20: How to achieve long term and successful green partnerships in the tourism industry?

    Nordic Innovation was invited as a speaker at a side event at Rio+20, organized by UNEP, OECD and UNTWO. The aim of the conference Green Innovation in Tourism on 19 June, was to explore what is required to make innovation work and to achieve long term and successful green partnerships in the tourism industry.
  • 08/06/2012 Mexican Xcaret - infused with a sustainable culture

    Experiencias Xcaret, one of the participating companies in Nordic Innovation and OECD’s joint innovation programme, Green Business Model Innovation in the Tourism and Experience Economy, has had a sustainable approach to all operations since its inception in 1990.
  • 06/06/2012 National Day of Sweden

    Today, 6 June, is the National Day of Sweden (Sveriges nationaldag in Swedish). The tradition of celebrating this date began in 1916, in honour of the election of King Gustav Vasa in 1523, which is considered as the foundation of modern Sweden.
  • 05/06/2012 Denmark celebrating it's Constitution Day

    The day marks the anniversary of signing the Danish constitution in 1849, establishing Denmark as a constitutional monarchy, as well as the constitution from 1953 that was adopted on the same date.
  • 04/06/2012 Zero regrets regarding zero energy hotel

    Boutique Hotel Stadthalle in Vienna, the first zero-energy balanced hotel in the world, offers all customers a 10% discount of room rates if they arrive by environmentally friendly transport. This is just one of many initiatives the hotel uses to promote sustainability in tourism.
  • 04/06/2012 Vacancy for project manager

    Nordic Innovation is recruiting a proactive and enthusiastic project manager for the Nordic Built program.
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