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Norwegian Ambassador Mr. Kongstad . 
Photo: UD.Norwegian Ambassador Mr. Kongstad . Photo: UD
Last updated: 11.04.2014 //

This week States Parties to the Anti-Personnel Mine Ban Convention (MBC) and the Convention on Cluster Munitions (CCM), as well as international organisations and civil society have had a series of meetings in Geneva

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Last updated: 04.04.2014 //

Organised by the Global Coalition to Protect Education from Attack (GCPEA) and co-sponsored by the Permanent Missions of Argentina and Norway. The statement was held by Ambassador Mr. Kongstad.

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Last updated: 01.04.2014 //

The Norwegian Church Aid wishes to work closer with UN-organizations UNICEF and UNHCR to strenghten their work in the WASH program.

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Last updated: 17.03.2014 //

ACCESS TO JUSTICE FOR DISPLACED WOMEN: SPOTLIGHT ON THE RIGHTS TO HOUSING, LAND AND PROPERTY. Event organised by the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) and co-hosted by the UK Mission to the UN and the Permanent Mission of Norway, 13 March 2014, Geneva

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Last updated: 07.03.2014 //

By Counselor Cathrine Andersen, UNHCR 59th Standing Committee 4-6 march 2014

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Last updated: 04.04.2014 //

The Global Coalition to Protect Education from Attack (GCPEA) and the Permanent Mission of Norway and Argentina hosted a meeting to present The Draft Lucens Guidelines for Protecting Schools and Universities from Military Use during Armed Conflict at Palais des Nations in Geneva 2 April. The coalition developed the guidelines with experts and a core group of supporting states. The goal is to...

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Last updated: 17.03.2014 //

Norway co-hosted the launch of the Norwegian Refugee Council’s report on displaced women’s rights to housing, land and property (HLP) in collaboration with UK. The report is based on a legal analysis and research from NRC programmes in six countries, including Lebanon, Palestine (Gaza) and South Sudan.

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The opening of UNHCR's 59th Standing Committee . 
Photo: Gita Simonsen.
Last updated: 07.03.2014 //

UNHCR 59th Standing Committee reveals that UNHCR is facing on of the biggest refugee crisis they have had.

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Last updated: 07.03.2014 //

By Counselor Cathrine Andersen, UNHCR 59th Standing Committee 4-6 march 2014

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