Akershus County Council


Akershus is Norway’s second largest county by population, with more than half a million inhabitants. Akershus has a totalt of 22 municipalities. Several large companies have their HQs in Akershus, and it is also home to Oslo Airport Gardermoen. At the same time, Akershus is rich with agriculture and forests.

On a European level, Akershus main focus areas are:

  • Digitalization
  • Culture (Creative Europe)
  • Education (Erasmus+)
  • Zero-emission transport
  • Clusters and networks
  • Research & Innovation
  • Bio economy

Contact information: 

Rune Bakkevoll, International advisor. Tlf: +47 22 05 56 56. E-mail: rune.bakkevoll@akershus-fk.no


Øystein Lunde. E-mail: oystein.lunde@akershus-fk.no 

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