We are a cultural institution with an objective to strengthen the cultural life in Åland and contribute to Åland’s participation in the Nordic cooperation.
Nordic Institute on Åland (NIPÅ) is a cultural institution under Nordic Council of Ministers.
The Nordic Institute of Åland must work for:
- To be a visible active player in the Ålandic arts and culture scene and to play a leading role in relation to the Ålandic cultural interaction with the rest of the Nordic region and other prioritized geographical areas.
- To take a leading role as a facilitator of Nordic culture on Åland, as well as Ålandic culture in the rest of the Nordic region
- Contribute to children and young people having a central place in Nordic cultural cooperation.
Nordic Institute on Åland was founded in May 1985.
Anna Lind Bengtsson
Jacob Mangwana Haagendal
The board 2020-2022
The Board of Nordic Institute on Åland consist of representatives from Nordic countries and autonomous areas
Board members under period 1.1.2020-31.12.2022
Martin Schjerven (NO)
Anusha Andersson (SE)
Rasmus Vestergaard (DK)
Inger Eriksen (GL)
Kristine Dzene (AX)