The Nordic Teacher education network’s online kick-off meeting on the topic of sustainable development and Nordic co-operation

Keskiviikko 3.3.2021 klo 14.30 –  16.00

Opetus- ja kulttuuriministeriö

The main task of the Finnish Presidency will be to advance the Nordic Vision 2030, adopted by the Nordic Prime Ministers, according to which the Nordic region will be the most sustainable and integrated region in the world by 2030. The Vision’s focal points are a green Nordic region, a competitive Nordic region and a socially sustainable Nordic region.

We invite you to the first ever meeting on the 3rd March 2021 at 14:30 – 16:00 (Finnish time) between teacher education institutions in the Nordic countries to discuss the possibilities of establishing a Nordic network for teacher education cooperation on the topic of improving competences in sustainable development for teachers at all levels of education.


14:30 – 14:40                   
Paula Lehtomäki
Secretary General, Nordic Council of Ministers

Topic: the Nordic Vision 2030

14:40 – 15:00                    
Mikkel Pilgaard
Strategic Sustainability Consultant & Educator, Emerging

15:00 – 15:45                    
Group discussion in separate breakout rooms

15:45 – 16:00                    
Summary of the themes that came up in the group discussions 

The joint sessions will be in English. The group discussions may be in skandinaviska. 

Please sign up at the latest 1.3. by using this link: 


Marjaana Seppinen, Project Coordinator, marjaana.seppinen(at), tel. +358 295330127