Birgitte Wisur Olsen

Freelancer, journalist in Sør-Varanger Avis

Content by Birgitte Wisur Olsen

Despite a challenging climate, experts see good opportunities for expanding Arctic agriculture. There are great advantages to being far away from the central production units in the South.

Nearly 15,000 Russians had immigrated to Norway by 2012. New research shows that a third of them choose to live in the northern part of the country.

Northern Russian women may retire already at 50, but for some this is pure theory.