Report

Ten Years On: Reassessing the Stoltenberg Report on Nordic Cooperation

Published: 11 Mar 2020
Summary:

Ten years ago, the report ‘Nordic cooperation on foreign and security policy’ was presented to the Nordic foreign ministers at an extraordinary meeting in Oslo, Norway. Penned and fronted by Norway’s former foreign minister Thorvald Stoltenberg, the report proposed thirteen ways in which Nordic cooperation in the foreign and security domain could be formalized and strengthened. In this review, we revisit these thirteen proposals and ask: How important was the 2009 Stoltenberg Report for boosting Nordic foreign and security policy cooperation? What progress can we observe in the decade that has passed since the report was released?

  • Published year: 2019
  • Full version: Read here
  • Publisher: University of Iceland
  • Page count: 22
  • Language: English