The Week in Iceland, 22 February 2021

22.02.2021 - 12:21
Mynd: Sabine Leskopf / Sabine Leskopf
The weekly news programme from RÚV English: an entertaining look at what's been going on in Iceland over the past seven days.

Alex Elliott is joined this week by Sabine Leskopf, Reykjavík city councillor for Samfylkingin (the Social Democrats) and chair of the city intercultural committee. The programme was produced by Lydía Grétarsdóttir.

The next new episode will be available here on, RÚV English on Facebook, and through all the major podcast services (including Spotify), on Monday 01st March.

Highlights this week include dealing with dogs, dealing with a new language, dealing with the gender earnings gap, and much more.

Today's closing song is Heim, by Lockerbie.

Alexander Elliott
Project manager