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30.01.2015 14:33

Digital Single Market among the agenda on UTmessa

The yearly conference on information technology, the “UTmessa 2015”, will be held on Friday 6th and Saturday 7th of February at the Harpa Cenference Centre. The purpose of the UTmessa is to highlight the importance of information technology and its effects on individuals, businesses and Icelandic society alike....

23.01.2015 15:05

January Foreign Affairs Council

Fight against terrorism & relations with Russia dominate...

12.01.2015 16:29

2015 European Year for development

The EU has dedicated 2015 to development cooperation and aid to highlight the importance of international development and the key role played by the EU and its member states....

02.01.2015 15:44

Fresh start: Latvia takes over EU Council presidency for the first time

The first of January not only marked the start of a new year, it was also when Latvia took over the presidency of the EU Council for the first time....

02.01.2015 14:31

Lithuania adopts the euro

Lithuania adopted the euro as its currency on the 1st of January 2015, making it the 19th member of the European Monetary Union.Further Information...

23.12.2014 09:00

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

Evropustofa will be closed during the holidays and we open again on the 2nd of January!...

10.12.2014 15:48

European Christmas concert

European Christmas concert in Evropustofa on Thursday, the 11th of December at 17:00. Everyone is welcome, free of charge. European and Christmas refreshments will be on offer....

10.12.2014 08:25

Declaration by High Representative Federica Mogherini on behalf of the European Union on Human Rights Day, 10 December 2014

Today we celebrate Human Rights Day to mark the adoption, 66 years ago, by the United Nations General Assembly of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. The theme for this year's International Human Rights Day - Human Rights 365 - reflects the aspiration that each one of us, everywhere, at all times, is ent...

01.12.2014 09:00

European Christmas!

December has now arrived with all its glory and Evropustofa is in a great Christmas mood!...

17.11.2014 12:31

Seminar on the status and prospects of organic farming in Iceland

The Farmers Association of Iceland and VOR - the protection and breeding, association of producers in organic farming, in cooperation with the Ministry of Industries and Innovation and Evropustofa, host a seminar on the status and prospects of organic farming in Iceland Wednesday 19 November in Heklusalur, Radis...

14.11.2014 15:16

Full house at a book party

Oddný Eir Ævarsdóttir receives the 2014 European Union Prize for Literature (EUPL) on November 18, which recognises the best new and emerging authors in Europe....

10.11.2014 11:50

Do bureaucracies kill creativity? The experience of the European Council

Friday November 14 from 12:00 to 13:00 in Lögberg 101 at the University of Iceland Open seminar hosted by the Institute of International Affairs and the Faculty of Political Science at the University of Iceland in cooperation with the EU Info Centre in Iceland ...

03.11.2014 11:47

Iceland Airwaves: Off-venue in Evrópustofa

Since the first edition was held in 1999 (in an airplane hangar), Iceland Airwaves has become one of the premier annual showcases for new music – Icelandic and otherwise – in the world. ...

31.10.2014 10:40

EU programmes introduced in Haskolatorg

Representatives from EU programmes will introduce programmes and opportunities in enhanced European cooperation in Haskolatorg at the University of Iceland 6 November at 15:00-17:00. ...

30.10.2014 13:40

Schengen’s Mediterranean border: Year of Horror

Open seminar hosted by the Institute of International Affairs at the University of Iceland in cooperation with the EU Info Centre in Iceland Monday November 3 from 12:00 to 13:00 in Oddi 201 at the University of Iceland....

28.10.2014 13:38

Well received seminar on Slovenia and the EU

On Monday the 27th of October the Institute of International Affairs at the University of Iceland, in collaboration with the EU Info Centre, held an open meeting where Dr. Cirila Toplak, Associate Professor at the University of Ljubliana in Slovenia, discussed what effects Slovenian idea about the country being ...

27.10.2014 15:48

The Trans-Arctic Agenda – October 28 and 29 in Reykjavík

The Centre for Arctic Policy Studies (CAPS) at the University of Iceland is hosting a conference on Arctic issues on October 28 and 29 at the Center Hotel Plaza in Reykjavík. ...

24.10.2014 17:23

Small states in Europe: Slovenia and its position within the EU

Open seminar hosted by the Institute of International Affairs at the University of Iceland in cooperation with the EU Info Centre in Iceland Monday October 27 from 12:00 to 13:00 in Oddi 201 at the University of Iceland ...

08.10.2014 16:41

Oddný Eir receives the 2014 European Union Prize for Literature

Oddný Eir received the 2014 European Union Prize for Literature today for her book Jarðnæði....

07.10.2014 18:29

“Lets code the future – CodeWeek 2014”

Lunch meeting 8 October at 12-13 at the cellar in Engjateigur 9....