News Archive

NSU restats its activities

25 June 2020

NSU reopens its activities - of course with special arrrangements in place to minimise the Covid-19 risks. A small NSU activity was already held in June in Sweden (see photos)!

Organisations forward

25 November 2019

During the seminar in Riga the participating young people, board member and staff of the NGOs learned from each other about how we develop the organisations and prepare for future needs. See photos at NSU:s Facebook page HERE.

The Future!

24 September 2019

Invitation to THE FUTURE is published! NSU arranges a seminar about the future of Nordic and Baltic youth work, 21-24 November 2019 in Riga, Latvia.

Youth for Circular Economy

07 September 2019

NSU organised together with Saga Finland the project LoopLife, which was about circular economy and held 3-9 September in Helsinki, Finland. Approx. 35 young people learned about circular economy by study visits in their own countries and in Finland, and spread what they learned in the format of a fair in the shopping centre Kamppi. After returning home they are also sharing what they learned with friends, family and stakeholders in their own societies. See more photos HERE!

Adventures in Greenland!

19 June 2019

Follow the adventure "Back to the Roots" in Ilulissat, Greenland! 35 young people from all corners of the Nordics address the basics of our common everyday life; such as food, housing, culture and mobility. You can find many pictures at NSU´s Facebook page -click HERE!

Looking for parters!

19 June 2019

Companies, organisations and other actors on the field of circular economy - now you have the chance to get good visibility! Together we organise the 7th of September in central Helsinki a fair about sustainable production and consumption.

More information HERE!

Invitations are published

01 April 2019, updated 23 May 2019

Now the invitations are published for the youth activities Nordic Theatre Week (5-10 August 2019 in Norway), Back to the Roots (9-17 August in Greenland) and LoopLife (3-8 September in Finland)!. 

Read more HERE!

NSU held General Assembly

25 Mars 2019

NSU´s General Assembly was held the 23rd of March in Copenhagen. In addition to the regular points the board also presented the achievements regarding strategy work, as well as several documents. One of these was for example gender equality and inclusion guidelines for NSU-activities, which was one of the results of the 2018 work on this theme. The Board, secretariat and our youth network continue now the 2019 about sustainability and also prepare activities about the theme health for 2020.

ELFs of non-formal education

25 Mars 2019

The leadership course Explore.Lead.Facilitate (ELF) was held 20-25 March in Copenhagen. The participants developed competences in planning and facilitating youth activities, and applied these by preparing upcoming NSU activities. 

Join us at ELF!

18 February 2019

There are still a few places available at the leadership course ELF -primary for participants from Iceland and Sydslesvig, as we don´t yet have anyone from there, but also youth from other countries/areas are welcome to contact us and we can discuss the opportunities to participate. Read more about ELF HERE.

Youth and In Charge!

6 January 2019

Thank you NORDBUK for the pretty t-skirts with the message "Young and in Charge :)

Young Digital Intelligence

18 December 2018

Now in the end of 2018 and beginning of 2019 NSU is doing actions on digital youth work by gathering material from its own, members´ and partners´ activities. A group of 15 young people have also formed a media team and are contributing to NSU´s social media content. We will continue on this theme at activities in the beginning of 2019.

Nordic Youth Council´s session 2018

28 October 2018

This year's NYC´s session was a lot on climate topics, which will also be the focus for Iceland, which has the presidency of the Nordic Council of Ministers in 2019. This confirms that NSU has set a very hot topic as it´s 2019 theme: Smart Lifestyle, Smart Environment. Other important topics at NYC were human rights, gender equality and refugee policies. Some resolutions were also about making laws and rights more similar in the Nordic region.

FI-DK Study Visit

25 September 2018

Today's meeting in Copenhagen between NSU´s representatives and 26 youth leaders from northern Finland resulted in exchange of good practice in youth work and a start for possible new collaborations. Thank you very much Julia & Frederik for arranging the meeting, spreading the word about NSU and establishing good contacts!

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New NSU webpage

17 August 2018

NSU published this new webpage in August 2018 and we are constantly developing it. Let us know if you have suggestions for how to improve it!