Green Acquisitions in NORDEFCO
Green Public Procurement (GPP) is an important tool for reducing environmental impacts of public activities while influencing the market towards delivery of greener goods and services, also in the Defence sector.
The Arctic Challenge Exercise 2019 is over
Over the last weeks, several units from multiple countries have been in place in Luleå, Örland, Bodö, Rovaniemi, Jokkmokk, Hakkas and Gällivare to participate in the Arctic Challenge Exercise (ACE).
The Air Forces of Sweden, Finland and Norway hosted the exercise from 22 May to 4 June 2019. More than 100 aircraft from nine nations participated in the exercise carried out in the airspace over the northern areas of the host countries.
Joint training efforts strengthen peacekeeping in Mali
A team of nine officers from Sweden and Finland is located in Timbuktu, Mali. The team is called “Nordic Defence Cooperation Mobile Training Team”, NORDEFCO MTT, and their mission is to train other nations’ forces that are part of the UN’s peacekeeping mission in Mali, MINUSMA.
Nordic Combat Uniform project will shape future Nordic procurement
The experiences from the Nordic Combat Uniform project (NCU) is high on the agenda for NORDEFCO Cooperation Area Armaments.
A big leap towards a common combat uniform system in the Nordic nations
The requirements of the new Nordic uniform system have been submitted to the qualified vendors. In mid-September the quotations, including a full sample uniform system, shall be delivered.
Nordic Defence Industry Seminar 2018
The Nordic Defence Industry Seminar (NDIS) 2018 is held May 22-24 in the scenic archipelago near Stockholm.
COPA ARMA Coordination Conference (CACC) 2018
The COPA ARMA Coordination Conference (CACC) is held in conjunction with the Nordic Defence Industry Seminar (NDIS) on 22-24 May 2018, in Stockholm, Sweden.