Nordic Council (NC)

Nordic Council (NC)

Established- 16 March 1952; effective - 12 February 1953
Aim- to promote regional economic, cultural, and environmental cooperation
Members- (5) Denmark (including Faroe Islands and Greenland), Finland (including Aland Islands), Iceland, Norway, Sweden
Observers- (6) Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, and the Sami (Lapp) local parliaments of Finland, Norway, and Sweden