New reports from Nordregio

New reports from Nordregio

Nordregio has published new, interesting studies regarding urban planning in Nordic cities and municipalities.

Why does the contemporary Nordic welfare state lack affordable housing?

The focus of this publication is primarily on new building for low-income and vulnerable groups, often referred to in English as 'affordable housing', that is, housing for groups on the market's periphery who suffer from high barriers

Read the report: Building affordable homes. Challenges and solutions  in the Nordic Region.


Five Nordic planning systems: How do we manage urban spaces?      

Nordic cities share significant values for developing green urban spaces, however, the local policies and legal framework in each country unfold a variety of planning strategies.

Read the report: The legal framework and national policies for urban greenery and green values in urban areas