The upcoming study visit to Norway/Sweden will take place on 27-29 March 2017

15.02.2017

During the study trip to the participants will visit Grensetjensten Border Info service at Morokulien. Presentation of the Music Innovation Network – a cross-border project between Sweden and Norway that creates new businesses – will be made by those involved in its development.

Later that day the participants of the study visit will attend a presentation made by representatives of NAV (Norwegian social service) and Arbetsförmedlningen (Swedish job agency), who will tell their story of combating youth unemployment in Norway and Sweden, cover the differences and similarities between the two countries in these issues, as well as the corresponding challenges and opportunities experienced by them in the border areas.

The closing day of the study visit will be concluded by a trip to Karlstad Innovation park at Karlstad University.