A | A | A

Other Topics

OECDs Rintaro Tamaki and Norwegian Minister of Foreign Affairs Børge Brende. 
Photo: Siri R. Svendsen, UD.

The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) sees Norway as an important donor that takes a long-term approach and provides a high level of aid. But the new OECD Development Co-operation Peer Review shows that Norwegian aid should be more results-based, effective and targeted. “We appreciate the positive feedback, but the most important thing is that we take note of the... Read more

Foreign Minister Brende visited Geneva this weekend and met with several representatives of international organisations in Geneva, including Joint Special Representative for Syria, Mr Lakhdar Brahimi,  the Assistant High Commissioner for the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) Ms Janet Lim, Director General of the International Red Cross Committee (ICRC), Mr Yves Daccord Director of Operations at ICRC, Read more

Den norske WTO/EFTA-delegasjonen i Genève tilbyr praktikantplass for norske studenter fra begynnelsen av september ut desember 2014. Søknadsfrist 1.april 2014. Read more

Norway’s new Government was appointed this week by His Majesty the King. It is a conservative minority government formed by the Conservative Party and the Progress Party, with Conservative Party leader Erna Solberg as Prime Minister Read more

Photo: Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, OPCW.

The Nobel Peace Prize for 2013 goes to the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons Read more

Den norske FN-delegasjonen i Genève tilbyr praktikantplass for norsk student fra 25. september – 19. desember 2014. Søknadsfrist er 26. mars 2014. Read more

Photo: European Counsil.

On 22 July the Council of Europe’s No Hate Speech Movement organises a European action day to commemorate and support victims of hate crime. Read more