Located in Narvik, VINN is the Norwegian contact for NNCC project activities. VINN (Verdiskaping i Norsk Näringsliv) has provided expertise and business development and management services for industries in northern Norway for more than 50 years. VINN is recognized as one of the preferred partners for knowledge transfer and development in areas such as information management, innovative processes and tailor made training services. The Information Advisory Services include guidance and consultancy services in areas related to entrepreneurship, business development, management and transnational cooperation.
VINN is certified to assist organizations in their efforts to obtain their own certification as Miljøfyrtårn (Environmental light house). The purpose of Miljøfyrtårn is to raise the environmental effort in small and medium sized enterprises SMEs). Therefore, it is only natural that VINN, as a NNCC partner, is responsible for trainings and capacity building for municipalities and SMEs.