53rd Session of the Committee on the Status of Women
Thirty years after the adoption of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women, its implementation still leaves much to be desired. Women do not enjoy equal opportunities in all spher...
Nordic commitment to green growth
Iceland's President
"The Nordic countries have every opportunity to be world leaders in innovative and climate-friendly energy. Investments in environmental technology and the sustainable use of energy resources will also create positive opportunities for growth," the I...
Prime ministers unanimous in support of Iceland
Iceland's President
The Nordic prime ministers fully support Iceland and are committed to helping the country out of its economic crisis, they told a press conference at the Blue Lagoon after their meeting on Thursday during the two-day Nordic Globalisation Forum.
Icelands Economic Climate

Over the past two weeks, economic developments took a sharp turn for the worse in Iceland. The country’s three main commercial banks, Glitnir, Landsbanki and Kaupthing, collapsed owing to the financial storm now raging in internat...

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