Press & facts
Esslingen am Neckar
Since the 1960s, the Municipality of Norrköping have had a partnership with Esslingen am Neckar in Baden-Württemberg in Germany. Over the years, the exchange primarily concerned schooling
Read more about Esslingen am Neckar here: www.esslingen.de
Linz in Austria
1995 Linköping and Norrköping municipality wrote an agreement with Linz in Austria. The purpose of the cooperation was from the start to support the Östergötlands enterprise business in the Austrian market. Linz is appointed by the EU to the European Capital of Culture in 2009.
Read more about Linz here www.linz.at
Riga in Latvia
For more than 20 years Norrkoping has been collaborating with Latvian capital Riga in many areas.
Read more about Riga here: www.riga.lv
Nordic cooperation and twinning
Ever since the 1940s, Norrköping engaged in twinning with Tampere, Odense and Trondheim. Today the Nordic twin towns also consist of Kopavogur, Iceland and Klaksvik, the Faroe Islands.
The municipality is also part of Sweden Emilia Romagna Network (SERN).