About NOVU

NOVU is the inter-Scandinavian abbreviation of Nordisk vänortsvecka för ungdom. Its an annual youth camp for young people from the twin cities of Lahti (Finland), Akureyri (Iceland), Västerås (Sweden), Ålesund (Norway) and Randers (Denmark).

NOVU means cultural exchange between Scandinavian youngsters, NOVU means a summer week with lots of activities and new experiences, NOVU means friendship!

The aim is to establish relationships in the North and exchange experiences on Nordic culture. This year the aim is also to strengthen young people's conditions for learning and participation in political debates.

There will be professional input during the day and social activities in the evenings.

From each city you will meet 17 youngsters, 2 groupleaders, 2-5 politicians and officials. Also 2 members of the "Foreningen Norden" will participate.

In the menu you will find further information about NOVU.