The Ambassador's Statements
Here you can read statements by the Norwegian Ambassador, Mr. Per Strand Sjaastad.
Energy and Sustainable Economic Development - The Role of Economic Diplomacy
Statement by Mr Per Strand Sjaastad, Ambassador of Norway.
Maritime Industries – a new growth sector
Minister of Infrastructure and Energy Damian and Ambassador Per Strand Sjaastad launched on 16 November a Norwegian-Albanian Partnership in the maritime sector in Tirana.
Statkraft's project in Devolli Valley
Ambassador Per Strand Sjaastad participated, along with Minister Gjiknuri and the Statkraft team, in the completion of another key step – the replacement roads – in Devolli Valley hydro-power projects in Albania.
The future is in the blue economy
The Albanian coast stretches 273 kilometers. A long coastline is a feature that Albania and Norway have in common and that brings great opportunity for cooperation and knowledge exchange within the maritime sector.
The establishment of the Albanian Mapping Agency
It has been a priority for the Norwegian Government to support the establishing of a modern mapping agency in Albania- necessary to facilitate social and economic development in the country.
Colors of Albania
Ambassador Per Strand Sjaastad attended the kick-off of the third round of the “Colors of Albania” project – the photo contest and the social media campaign.
Nordic-Baltic region in the forefront on digitalization
Integration of digital technologies into everyday life could support Kosovo and Albania to integrate into the European and global market, promote competitiveness and facilitate transnational exchange of digital services in the public sector.
Visit to South of Albania
The Ambassador visited south of Albania with the purpose of exploring opportunities for enhanced cooperation within tourism, both along the coast and in the Mountains.
Visit to North of Albania
During 8-11th of April, Ambassador Per Strand Sjaastad, accompanied by Director Anjeza Alia of the Nordic Association for Trade and Business Development Albania, visited the north of Albania.