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The Faroe Islands take preserving the environment very seriously as their livelihoods depend on healthy populations of fish and wildlife. The Faroes produce 45% of their electricity through renewable sources and have numerous regulations in place to protect natural resources and environments.1

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Global Voices Online 
What do you do when your national language doesn't show up in Google Translate? If you're the Faroe Islands, you just crowd-source your own solution. Faroe Islands Translate is a fascinating and fun website created by Visit Faroe Islands, the tourism ... See more..
BBC News 
North Atlantic islands start their own online translation service in a bid to get recognition from Google. See more..
Times of Malta 
Mr Hodgkinson, you are attached to the Faroe Islands because of family ties, so your reasoning is affected by that fact. However, Mr White cannot be proved wrong, and the fact that the Maltese hunt does not justify whale killing in the Faroe Islands ... See more..
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Stuff.co.nz 
Intriguingly DNA tests of native Faroese show that about 85 per cent of the men have Scandinavian origins, but about the same proportion of women have Celtic ancestry – the result of Irish women being forcibly shipped to the islands generations ago. See more..
Atlas Obscura 
The rustic, red and white lighthouse tops the northern tip of the island of Kalsoy. The isolated structure helps guide ships around the cluster of lands that crops up from the Atlantic Ocean to form the Faroe Islands. The picturesque scene around the ... See more..
Food & Wine 
Redzepi shows off some of what he's learned during his time away and hints more at the reopening of his iconic restaurant. See more..
Condé Nast Traveler 
If you haven't heard of the Faroe Islands, you definitely will soon. Tucked between Iceland and Norway in the North Atlantic Ocean (and politically part of Denmark), this self-governed group of 18 volcanic islands is the Nordic destination of 2017 ... See more..
FIS 
The European Commission welcomes the agreement reached in London between the European Union, Norway and the Faroe Islands on the mackerel fishery in 2018. The Parties agreed on a long-term strategy for the management of the mackerel fishery for ... See more..
Aljazeera.com 
With hundreds of women from Southeast Asia married to local men, the face of the traditional Faroe Islands is transforming into a more inclusive and multicultural one. These Asian women rely on each other for moral support, friendship and help ... See more..
HuffPost 
Yesterday, on September 25, in the Faroe Islands, 219 innocent dolphins and pilot whales, which were migrating past this archipelago, were brutally murdered. They were driven up onto a beach, had hooks placed in their blowholes, and were then painfully ... See more..
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