NEFCO is an international financial institution established by the five Nordic countries. NEFCO finances green growth investments and projects primarily in Russia, Ukraine and Belarus as well as climate projects across the world. NEFCO's main focus is to generate positive environmental effects of interest to the Nordic region.

Topic issue

Professor Emeritus Anders Stigebrandt in Sweden underlines, in this column, the importance of addressing the internal phosphorus load in the Baltic Sea by oxygenating deep water areas.

upcoming events

05.11.2014

Senior Adviser Ash Sharma from NEFCO will speak on the topic "Potential uses of the CDM to offset emissions" at a seminar hosted by the Brazilian Chamber of Commerce in London on 5 November.

11.11.2014

A conference on Arctic bioeconomy in the Nordic countries will take place in Reykjavik, Iceland 11 November.

20.11.2014

Business Sweden and the Consulate General of Sweden are hosting a Symbiocity event in St Petersburg 20 November.

27.11.2014

A Baltic business forum will convene in Tallinn, Estonia 26-27 November. This year's forum will focus on the cleantech sector.

11.12.2014

NEFCO's Board of Directors will convene in Helsinki 11 December.

17.12.2014

The Danish Ministry for Foreign Affairs is 17 December hosting a seminar in Copenhagen on investment opportunities in Ukraine. Senior Investment Manager Bo Nyhus from NEFCO will attend the event.

23.01.2015

The 9th Arctic Frontiers conference will be held in Tromsø, Norway 18-23 January. The theme for the conference is climate and energy.

News

Price ceremony in the city hall. Photo: Magnus Fröderberg/norden.orgPrice ceremony in the city hall. Photo: Magnus Fröderberg/norden.org

30.10.2014 |

The municipality of Reykjavik is the winner of the Nordic Council’s Nature and Environment Prize 2014. The capital is awarded for its wide-ranging and determined environmental work.

The Nordic Ministers for Foreign Affairs in Stockholm. Photo: Johannes Jansson/norden.orgThe Nordic Ministers for Foreign Affairs in Stockholm. Photo: Johannes Jansson/norden.org

29.10.2014 |

The Nordic Ministers for Foreign Affairs have at the Nordic Council session in Stockholm decided to provide further assistance and support to energy efficiency measures in Ukraine.

The UNESCO protected city centre of Lviv. Photo: Patrik RastenbergerThe UNESCO protected city centre of Lviv. Photo: Patrik Rastenberger

15.10.2014 |

The city of Lviv in western Ukraine and NEFCO have signed a loan agreement on financing energy efficiency investments in municipally owned buildings.