UNGEGN Norden Division – University of Copenhagen

 Norden Division is a division under United Nations Group of Experts on Geographical Names (UNGEGN), a UN-organization working for Standardization of geographical names (place-names).

UNGEGN info

UNGEGN works for a common, international standardization of geographical names with the purpose of promoting international communication and understanding.

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Norden Division info

The grouping of divisions under UNGEGN is based on geographical-linguistic conditions. This means that the Norden Division deals with standardization of place-names of the official national, regional and minority languages of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden.

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