Rosen asks if Mjørkadalur prison is the coolest prison in the world. It lies in an area called Mjørkadalur, which is mostly known for a massive NATO radar array up on the mountaintop that’s now used for civilian air traffic.
On 1 February 2018, the population of the Faroe Islands was 50.575, according to new population estimates released this week by Statistics Faroe Islands. All main regions in the Faroe Islands, except for the island of Sandoy, had an increase in population.
Malla Samuelsen played a vital role in representing the women of the Faroe Islands throughout the mid- to late 20th century, pushing the boundaries for Faroese women in politics and society as a whole.
State of the Nordic Region – a new report from the Nordic Council of Ministers – analyses key data from the Nordic countries, comparing them across borders and regions. The figures show that the Nordic Region remains strong on innovation.
On July 7th last year, Heini from Faroese trawler Næraberg tossed a message in a bottle overboard into the Faroese ocean. He hoped that someone would find it and get back in touch with him – which someone eventually did.