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Current knowledge about welfare issues in the Nordic region

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Disability issues

1 Dec 2022

Funktionshindersfrågor måste beaktas vid kriser

Rådet för nordiskt samarbete om funktionshinder vill att de nordiska myndigheterna tar större hänsyn till personer med funktionsnedsätt [...]

Welfare policy

28 Nov 2022

Äldre vuxna i Norden deltar och påverkar genom äldreråd

I samtliga nordiska länder finns äldreråd eller pensionärsråd som jobbar specifikt med frågor som berör äldre vuxna. Målet är att [...]

Disability issues

11 Nov 2022

Both tourists and the tourism industry benefit from accessible services

Tourism services that are inclusive and sustainable can be enjoyed by more people, generate income and be beneficial for local communities. [...]


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25 Oct 2022

Combatting long-term unemployment among immigrants beyond the Covid-19 pandemic

This report documents and compares how immigrants have been affected by long-term unemployment, and investigates policies and init [...]

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Welfare policy

5 Oct 2022

Tidskriften Nordisk välfärdsforskning | Nordic Welfare Research

Tidskriften Nordisk välfärdsforskning | Nordic Welfare Research publicerar artiklar om olika välfärdspolitiska teman, exempelv [...]

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Public health

16 Sep 2022

NAD – Nordic Studies on Alcohol and Drugs

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


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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