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The aftermath of a massacre on April 15, 2014 in Bentiu,
South Sudan that killed 200 civilians, including men,
women and children sheltering in a hospital. 
Photo: AFP/Getty Images.The aftermath of a massacre on April 15, 2014 in Bentiu, South Sudan that killed 200 civilians, including men, women and children sheltering in a hospital. Photo: AFP/Getty Images

A technical briefing on healthcare workers under attack was held 21 May by WHO in occasion of the 67th World Health Assembly.

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The Norwegian Government is hosting a humanitarian pledging conference for South Sudan in Oslo on Tuesday 20 May. The conference is being organised in cooperation with the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA).

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Norwegian Ambassador Mr. Kongstad . 
Photo: UD.

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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Photo: GCPEA .

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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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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Norway is to host a pledging conference for South Sudan in Oslo on Tuesday 20 May. "We cannot simply stand by and watch this happen. In response to a request from the UN, Norway will hold a conference in Oslo to mobilise resources for alleviating this serious crisis,” says Minister of Foreign Affairs Børge Brende. The conference is being organized in cooperation with the UN Office for the...

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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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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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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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