The NIVA Board is appointed by representatives of the Nordic governments and it is resposible to the Nordic Council of Ministers. The Board makes the strategic decisions together with the NIVA director.
The Board consists of five members, one from each Nordic country. The Board meetings are normally held twice per year.The chairman of the board is in 2013 professor Jörgen Eklund, KTH, Sweden. The chairmanship rotates according to the Nordic Council of Ministers country chairmanship rotation.
Otto Melchior Poulsen, D.Vet.Sci.
National Research Centre for the Working Environment (NFA/NRCWE)
Lersø Parkallé 105
DK-2100 Copenhagen Ø
Deputy member: Inger Schaumburg, Director, NRCWE
Deputy member: Suvi Lehtinen, Chief, international affairs, FIOH
Kristinn Tómasson, MD, MSc
The Administration of Occupational Safety and Health
Bíldshöfdi 16, IS-110 Reykjavík
Deputy member: Group leader Berit Bakke, NIOH