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NEWS | 17 May 2018

The state of cultural policy governance in the Nordic countries

A report investigating cultural policy governance throughout the Nordic region has been published by Kulturanalys Norden. It shows, amongst other things, that the responsibility for cultural policy is increasingly shifting from the national to the regional level.

PUBLICATIONS | 7 May 2018

Media Innovation and Design in Cultural Institutions

This new Nordicom anthology looks at how cultural institutions, having traditionally been mainly concerned with knowledge preservation and presentation, are increasingly trying to enable audience participation and co-production. A major explanation behind this shift is the possibilities (and demands) brought about by new technology.

NEWS | 3 May 2018

Fighting Fakes – The Nordic Way

“Fake News” understood as propaganda, lies, disinformation and fake factory stories are serious threats to our democracies. The Nordic Council of Ministers is now launching a booklet on how to counter so-called “fake news".

NEWS | 26 Apr 2018

New issue of Media Trends in the Nordic Countries

Newspaper trends in the Nordic countries, increasing digital media use, and a number of media policy initatives – these are some of the issues covered in the new issue of Nordicom’s newsletter, all with a focus on the Nordic countries.

NEWS | 9 Apr 2018

State of the Nordic Region 2018

A new report from the Nordic Council of Ministers presents facts and figures about the Nordic region. Besides core facts on demography, economics, education, etc., the report also highlights the digitalisation and cultural habits in the Nordic countries.

NEWS | 6 Apr 2018

Jonas Ohlsson – new director of Nordicom

The University of Gothenburg has appointed associate professor Jonas Ohlsson as the new director of Nordicom.

PUBLICATIONS | 6 Apr 2018

What’s the problem in problem gaming?

This new Nordicom anthology, titled What is the problem in problem gaming?, tackles the debate about young people’s gaming habits and the highly contested con­cept of “video game addiction”. 

NEWS | 29 Mar 2018

Nordic TV and media partnership sets new records

2017 was a record-breaking year for Nordvision, the Nordic public service partnership. Never before has so much TV been co-produced across the Nordic borders. In the future, a stronger collaboration in Nordic drama will meet the competition from global streaming giants.

PUBLICATIONS | 21 Mar 2018

Newspaper trends in the Nordic countries

A new publication from Nordicom examines the newspaper trends in Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. Unique data time series, starting in the year 2000, present the Nordic newspaper landscape, the economy of the newspaper markets, and reading trends.

NEWS | 20 Mar 2018

Upcoming Nordic media conferences

During spring and summer, several media conferences will be held in the Nordic countries. The themes include international media trends and challenges facing the media industry, gamification and digital cultures, youth culture on YouTube and film-philosophy. 

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