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Updates and announcements on the activities at Nordpil are posted continuously in this space. In addition to following the news on the website, you can also read these in your favorite RSS reader, as a news feed, through Twitter or by subscribing to announcements by e-mail (service provided by FeedBurner).

Map by Nordpil for Cartography Design Annual #2
July 6, 2009
Cartography Design Annual

We are happy to announce that a map by Hugo Ahlenius will be featured in the upcoming Cartography Design Annual #2, a collection of the best designed maps from 2008.

June 11, 2009
Central Asia maps

Central Asia - Aral Sea and surrounding areasTo help support the information in a recent SIWI regional water intelligence report, Nordpil was contracted to prepare a set of maps over region around the Aral Sea in Central Asia.

May 15, 2009
Workshop - better graphics for environment

Marketing flyer:Charts, diagrams and maps that make a difference – how to do it right! - Training in visual communication for environment and sustainable development Nordpil, in close cooperation with Envalue, is happy to announce a training programme in better visual communication for environment and sustainable development. In the full-day workshop, we teach you how to make better charts, diagrams and maps to reach a wide audience.

May 14, 2009
Nordpil maps published by UArctic

UArctic Shared Voices - Thematic Networks issue The most recent University of the Arctic newsletter, Shared Voices, features several maps prepared by Nordpil in close cooperation with the UArctic secretariat. The maps present the width and span of the networks included in the University and the numerous participating institutions.

March 26, 2009
Report - Food crisis

The Environmental Food CrisisA new report from the UN Environment Programme features many of our graphics. Hugo Ahlenius acted as head illustrator and cartographer, as well as graphics editor, on the report The Environmental Food Crisis - The Environment's Role in Averting Future Food Crises. Sample illustrations from this report have been added to the portfolio gallery, which has been redesigned.

Nordpil in Swedish
March 24, 2009
Nordpil in Swedish

The website have now been expanded with a company presentation in Swedish - and a few other minor updates.


January 15, 2009 launched

Two and a half months after founding, Nordpil is proud to present this website to the World!

December 17, 2008
Logo + web design finalized

The Nordpil logo has been selected, and implemented into the web design.

December 12, 2008
Logo under development

A corporate logo is under development, to be presented in early 2009.

December 10, 2008
Website first draft

Nordpil is proud to present the first draft of the corporate website, including portfolio.