News and Events

The final report of the Nordic Welfare Watch - 20.11.2017

The final report of the Nordic Welfare Watch has been published. 

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The Nordic Welfare Watch Final Conference - 6.5.2016

Are the Nordic Welfare States Prepared for Future Risks? How can we prepare? The Nordic Welfare Watch final conference in Iceland 10th of November 2016 in Hilton Reykjavík Nordica.

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Kick off in Turku/Åbo for the Finnish Presidency and a great drive for Nordic cross-sector cooperation - 9.2.2016

Siv Friðleifsdóttir, chair of the Welfare Watch, presented the Icelandic and Nordic Welfare Watch at the conference where the main topic was "How can work, welfare and culture be combined?" Read more

Official website for Welfare consequences of financial crises - 26.1.2016

An official website for the project Welfare consequences of financial crises has been launched, www.welfarecrisis.hi.is Read more

12th World Conference on Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion. September 18-21, 2016 - 2.10.2015

Safety 2016 to be held in Tampere, Finland, on 18 - 21 September 2016. The main theme for the conference is “From research to implementation”. Read more

NEEDS - The First Northern European Conference on Emergency and Disaster Studies - December 9-11, 2015 - 2.10.2015

The interdisciplinary research project Changing Disasters is happy to announce the first Northern European conference on emergency and disaster studies. Read more
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Welfare risk  – how to react to crises? - 11.9.2015

An open lecture were the main projects of the Nordic Welfare Watch will be presented, will be held at the Nordic house, Thursday September 17th from 12.00-13.15. 

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Public lecture: Danish Disasters! - 12.8.2015

A century of accidents and catastrophes in Denmark - on land, sea and in the air.
On August 20, 2015. Read more
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Social Services in Times of Disaster - Multidisciplinary Nordic Symposium - 4.6.2015

The Nordic Welfare Wath - in Response to Crisis) and NSSA (The Nordic Social Security Academy) co-hosted the symposium Social Services in Times of Disaster in Reykjavík, May 4-5, 2015.

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