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In this episode, we’ll examine what’s behind the phenomenon of online abuse and examine the ways in which activists and legislators in the highly digitalized Nordic countries are trying to stem the tide of digital harassment.

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Undoing digital abuse of women

Undoing digital abuse of women

In this episode, we’ll examine what’s behind the phenomenon of online abuse and examine...
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Saving the artic

Saving the Arctic

In this episode, we take an in-depth look at the ongoing struggle to save the Arctic...
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The rural way

When COVID-19 hit with its lockdowns and foreign travel restrictions, did you suddenly...
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Reinventing trust podcast

Reinventing trust

The world is suffering from a second worrying pandemic - not COVID-19, but a major...
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Library evolution

Library evolution

What do you think of when you hear the word library?
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Growing liveable cities in Africa

Growing liveable cities in Africa

Africa's total population is expected to almost double to nearly 2.5 billion by 2050...
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The green pension pot

The green pension pot

Did you know that your pension can be a powerful weapon in the fight against climate...
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Let’s talk about sex UN women

Let’s talk about sex

A woman's right to decide over her own body is a cornerstone of gender equality and...
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Putting sound to global challenges

‘Nordic Talks’ is a series of talks and podcast episodes addressing the biggest global challenges. 

Through conversations with some of the brightest minds in the Nordics and their counterparts from around the world we want to provide a space for contemplation and to share inspiration on how to take action on sustainability issues in our everyday lives. All Nordic Talks are dedicated to addressing the UN's Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) challenges.

 
NORDIC TALKS is brought to you by The Nordics, a project under The Nordic Council of Ministers.

YOU CAN MEET THE FOLLOWING PEOPLE IN OUR PODCAST

Thinkers and doers from around the world who are concerned about the planet we all share.

Asha Allen (UK)

Asha Allen (UK)

Asha Allen is Advocacy Director for Europe, Online Expression, and Civic Space at the...

Christian Mogensen (Denmark)

Christian Mogensen (Denmark)

Christian Mogensen is the author of the 2020 study “The Angry Internet - A threat to...

Cindy Southworth

Cindy Southworth (USA)

Cindy Southworth is Head of Women’s Safety for Meta, the company behind Facebook...

Minik Thorleif Rosing (Greenland)

Minik Thorleif Rosing (Greenland)

Minik Thorleif Rosing is an award-winning geology researcher who has been a professor at...

Elana Wilson Rowe (US)

Elana Wilson Rowe (US)

Elana Wilson Rowe is a research professor at the Norwegian Institute of International...

Martin Breum (Denmark)

Martin Breum (Denmark)

Martin Breum is a Danish journalist, author and keynote speaker. He is one of Denmark's...

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All Nordic Talks are dedicated to addressing the SDG challenges. We want to inspire each other to act – for a better, more sustainable future.

In August 2019 The Nordic Council of Ministers set the ambitious goal for the Nordic Region to become the most sustainable and integrated region in the world by 2030. Read the council's 'Vision 2030' here.