Change of plans on the EU agenda

NFU Blog 2020-06-02NFU Blog In my previous post, we were counting down to the first one hundred days in for the (new) Commission President Ursula von der Leyen, and the flagship initiatives and priorities, such as the Green Deal, minimum wage discussions, AI, and...

Cooperation in the light of Covid-19

NFU Blog 2020-05-29NFU Blog While I have recently returned to the NFU secretariat (although not returning to the physical workplace) after finishing my thesis, it feels like decades have passed since I went on study leave in the beginning of March. Since then, a...

Remember to look at the big picture

NFU Blog 2019-12-16NFU Blog That is my key takeaway from my eleven years at NFU. When I started in November 2008, the big picture in the Nordic and European finance sectors was changing dramatically. The biggest financial crisis in a century unfolded before our eyes,...

Europe moves on Human Rights Due Diligence?

NFU Blog 2019-12-15NFU Blog At NFU we are constantly monitoring the development in the sectors, both at Nordic, European and global level. 2019 has been characterized by an increasingly intense focus on sustainability, and particularly relating to the environment and...

The first one hundred

NFU Blog 2019-12-13NFU Blog March 4th 1933 marks the inauguration date of Franklin D. Roosevelt, the 32nd President of the United States, and the first one to use the term ´first hundred days´ in a political context. Since then, following both praise and criticism,...