About NIPÅ

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. 

About NIPÅ

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The Nordic Institute on Åland (NIPÅ) is a cultural institute under the Nordic Council of Ministers and our mission is to support, stimulate and develop cultural life by

  • enrich Åland with culture from all over the Nordic region
  • convey Åland culture to the Nordic countries
  • promote Åland's participation in Nordic cultural co-operation
  • act as advisors to help project entrepreneurs and cultural workers to be realized in the Nordic cultural work.
  • contribute to children and young people having a central place in Nordic cultural co-operation.

NIPÅ is a sister organization and information point for Nordic Culture Contact and the Nordic Culture Fund. We offer advice and help you find the right one among the various support programs.

The Nordic Institute on Åland opened on 3 May 1985.

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Jacob Mangwana Haagendal

Mobil: +358 (0)40 160 93 00
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Anna Lind Bengtsson

Communication and project manager
Mobil: +358 (0)457 012 2202
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Alexandra Trizna

Project Manager
Mobil: +358 (0)40 360 1954
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Matilda Nordberg

Project coordinator, aug-nov 2021
Mobil: +358 (0)4573426704
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Pauliina Oinonen

Trainee, sept-nov 2021
Mobil: pauliina.oinonen@nipa.ax

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)

Statutes and annual reports


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