- The green heart of Norway
The green heart of Norway
Facts about the Kongsvinger region
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Centrally situated in Eastern Norway, between Oslo and Sweden, you will find the Kongsvinger region. Seen from the air, it is green and mostly dominated by wooded hills and cultivated land. But do not be fooled! Both private and public sector experience progressive development.
"I have to boast that the work that is being done in the Kongsvinger region after all the municipalities have taken a step up in the municipal NM since last year. The whole of Innlandet cheers for the Kongsvinger region, and we all have a lot to learn from the work that is done there."
Jon Kristiansen, NHO director Innlandet
Kongsvinger region - The green heart of Norway!
The region offers quality education at all levels, from primary school to college. Specially, it is worth noting two new and unique secondary schools built from solid wood, and the offers given for those who want to follow an alternative pedagogical scheme. Safe upbringing conditions is an important argument for moving here.
The labor market in the region is varied and integrated. Many people live in one place and work in another municipality. Well developed infrastructure and commuting opportunities with public transport make this easy. As in the rest of Norway, the service sector is the biggest employer, but also flexible and international industrial companies are attractive employers for many.
The opportunities for leisure activities are diverse and include as well a varied and exciting cultural life. Kongsvinger with its majestic fortress is the city of the region, with the river Glomma as a link to several of the surrounding municipalities.
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