Around 1200 women from media, healthcare, and the airline industry have joined Iceland’s growing #metoo movement.
Icelandic women will come together across the country on Sunday for public readings of #metoo stories from Iceland.
Icelandic women continue their active participation in the #metoo movement, most recently in the fields of music, technology, and science.
A research on luck, lead by the Social Science Research Institute and the University Lottery is currently underway in Iceland.
Icelandic actor Sverrir Guðnason will be starring in “The Girl in the Spider’s Web,” a new instalment in the Millennium franchise by Swedish author Stieg Larsson.
Proceedings from the sale of pink and blue hay bale wrappings raised money and awareness for breast and bladder cancer. The proceedings went to Krabbameinsfélag Íslands (The Cancer Association of Iceland)
Telecommunication Company NOVA, in co-operation with Samsung and the city of Reykjavík, have opened an ice skating rink in Ingólfsstræti square, downtown Reykjavík.
Amnesty International will be transforming Hallgrímskirkja church into a gigantic list of signatures this weekend.
Women who work or have worked in theatre and film in Iceland have shared testimonials of sexual harassment, violence, and discrimination with the media.
A group of 49 male priests and deacons have signed a statement promising to do everything they can to ensure women’s safety within the National Church of Iceland.
Minister of Health Óttarr Proppé has appointed a task force to examine the possible public health benefits of correcting the clock in Iceland.
Two to three passengers sustained minor injuries when their bus collided with a snow plowing vehicle in Northeast Iceland yesterday afternoon.
Raising Iceland’s sewage treatment up to international standards would require an investment of ISK 50-80 billion (USD 475-760 million/EUR 405-648 million).
Iceland comes first in many measures quality of life, according to data released this month by the OECD.
Approximately 10.6% of the Icelandic population are immigrants, most of whom come from Poland. Polish authorities have recently begun to ask residents living abroad to return to their home country, due to an increasing need for working hands.
An Icelandic man was taken to the National University Hospital of Iceland a few weeks ago when a package of illegal drugs, which he had concealed internally, began leaking.
The Ministry of Industries and Innovation has partnered up with The Association of Icelandic Visual Artists to arrange a competition for a new artwork to grace the Fishing Industry building‘s wall in Reykjavík.
Sundhöllin, the oldest public bath in Iceland, will be open to visitors in December after lengthy renovations.
Author Vigdís Grímsdóttir was today awarded the annual Jónas Hallgrímsson Award for her novel, Vaknaðu Þyrnirós, with actor Gunnar Helgason receiving acknowledgement for his contribution to the support of Icelandic.