Last updated: 03.02.2014 //
The Government is providing NOK 6 million to support the African-led International Support Mission to the Central African Republic.
Last updated: 27.01.2014 //
“Over 4.4 million people in South Sudan are in need of emergency assistance. The conflict that broke out in December has made a difficult situation even worse. We are therefore doubling Norway’s funding for humanitarian assistance, from NOK 50 million to NOK 100 million,” said Minister of Foreign Affairs Børge Brende, who is in the South Sudanese capital Juba today.
Montreux, Switzerland: “It is with great responsibility we are gathered here – a responsibility towards the Syrian people to stop the unfolding bloodshed.” Minister of Foreign Affairs of Norway, Børge Brende, called on parties to the conflict in Syria to end violence, ensure immediate humanitarian access and reach a comprehensive agreement for a political settlement, while underlining that Norw...
Last updated: 15.01.2014 //
“Norway is providing NOK 460 million in response to the UN appeal for emergency relief for Syria. The money will be used to help victims of the conflict in both Syria and its neighbouring countries. Funding has also been set aside for projects to increase the neighbouring countries’ capacity to deal with the large number of Syrian refugees,” said Foreign Minister Børge Brende.