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Current knowledge about welfare issues in the Nordic region

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Welfare policy

28 Mar 2023

Aggressionshändelser vanligt på boende

I dag finns en ökad förståelse för att aggression hos personer med demens inte nödvändigtvis är ett symtom på sjukdomen. Det kan var [...]

Welfare policy

21 Mar 2023

Checklist to ensure child and youth participation during crisis 

Every young person is entitled to be heard and involved in matters that concern them. But how can decision makers safeguard meaningful child [...]

Welfare policy

16 Mar 2023

Health and welfare technology for an extended independent life – a user perspective

Digital services are on the rise. This is true not least in the field of health and social care, where regions and municipalities need to be [...]


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Welfare policy

21 Mar 2023

Child and youth participation during crisis – Recommendations for decision makers in the Nordic region

Every young person is entitled to be heard and involved in matters that concern them. But how can decision makers safeguard meanin [...]

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Public health

14 Feb 2023

NAD – Nordic Studies on Alcohol and Drugs

Read the latest issue of our research journal NAD - Nordic Studies on Alcohol and Drugs. [...]

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Welfare policy

1 Feb 2023

The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on social isolation and loneliness – A Nordic research review

The COVID-19 pandemic has in many ways challenged the health and well-being of people, and more widely, the welfare systems in the [...]


Disability issues

Universal design, participation and democracy

Universal design means that society, goods and services are designed and functio [...]

Welfare policy

Age-friendly and sustainable societies in the Nordic region

Sustainable social development should take into account the needs of older adult [...]

Welfare policy

Subnetworks within the field of dementia

There are a number of small, separate groups within the Nordic region. The Nordi [...]

Disability issues

Surveying solutions for independent living

Support and services are an important prerequisite for many people with a disabi [...]

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