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Denmark ranks highest on Climate Change Performance Index – Copenhagen Capacity

November 28, 2013
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Denmark ranks highest on Climate Change Performance Index – Copenhagen Capacity

Responding to Climate Change Denmark ranks highest on Climate Change Performance IndexCopenhagen CapacityDenmark ranks number one when it comes to CO2 emissions, sustainable energy, energy efficiency as well as environmentally- friendly policies. That is the result of the report ‘Climate Change Performance Index’ which was released at the COP19 in Warsaw.NFU – National Farmers’...
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Wales and Finland teacher exchange ahead of Pisa results – BBC News

November 28, 2013
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Wales and Finland teacher exchange ahead of Pisa results – BBC News

BBC News Wales and Finland teacher exchange ahead of Pisa resultsBBC NewsThe Pisa results come round every three years, and this time the focus will be on mathematics. Wales lagged behind most other countries, coming 40th in maths in 2009. Finland on the other hand has consistently performed well. As part of our Making...
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Denmark Says EBA Won’t Give Covered Debt Top Liquidity Stamp – Bloomberg

November 28, 2013
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Denmark Says EBA Won’t Give Covered Debt Top Liquidity StampBloombergDenmark’s Economy Ministry said the European Banking Authority signaled it won’t recommend that covered bonds be granted the highest liquidity status, in a blow to the nation’s $530 billion mortgage bond market. “This is incredibly bad news and a … and more  Source: denmark – Google...
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Goteborg Fest Turns Spotlight On Iceland – Variety

November 28, 2013
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Goteborg Fest Turns Spotlight On IcelandVarietyThe Icelandic film industry will feted at the upcoming 37th edition of Goteborg Intl. Film Festival, Scandinavia’s biggest film fest, as part of the annual Nordic Focus tribute. Baltasar Kormakur, Iceland‘s best-known helmer/producer who’s now also … Source: iceland – Google News Sharing information is key – Nordic News...
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Killer Whale Might be Released off Iceland’s Shores – IcelandReview

November 28, 2013
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Killer Whale Might be Released off Iceland’s ShoresIcelandReview27.11.2013 | 00:05. Killer Whale Might be Released off Iceland’s Shores. The Icelandic Ministry of Fisheries has received a request to release a killer whale (orca) into the ocean off the coast of Iceland, mbl.is reports. Source: iceland – Google News Sharing information is key – Nordic...
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Rare salmonellosis strain detected in Norway – Medical Xpress

November 28, 2013
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Rare salmonellosis strain detected in NorwayMedical XpressIn November 2013, a rare salmonella bacteria strain, Salmonella Coeln, has been confirmed in 18 people in Norway by the Norwegian Institute of Public Health (NIPH). The patients were infected in Norway and live in several counties (Buskerud, Oslo, … Source: norway – Google News Sharing information is key...
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