Prime Minster Solberg’s speech during the AU summit in Addis
On 9-10 February, Norway’s Prime Minister, H.E. Erna Solberg, visited Addis Ababa where the annual AU Summit took place. Norway is a close partner to the AU, recently illustrated by the establishment of a new Permanent Mission of Norway to the AU.
Strategy for Norway’s efforts in the Sahel region 2018-2020
Norway is stepping up its efforts in the Sahel. 10 September the Ministry of Foreign Affairs launched its strategy for the Sahel region for the period 2018-2020.
Norwegian Statement in the Security Council Open Debate on the Situation in the Middle East, including the Palestinian Question
Statement by Ambassador Tore Hattrem in the Security Council Open Debate on the Situation in the Middle East, including the Palestinian question, 18 October 2018.
International Day of the Girl Takeover
This October across the world, girls stepped into the shoes of Ambassadors, Mayors, heads of educational institutions, and business leaders to show that girls can be leaders and decision makers and have their voice heard on the challenges they face.
UN Security Council, Open Debate on the situation in the Middle-East
Statement by Ambassador Ms. Mona Juul in the Open Debate on the situation in the Middle-East, including the Palestinian question, 22 January 2019.
Transit at Oslo airport Gardermoen – do you need a transit visa?
Please be aware that some nationals are required to be in possession of an airport transit visa when passing through the international transit area of Oslo airport. Starting from 24th of August 2018
Nordic roundtable on women leadership
Women’s leadership in peace, security and development in focus during high-level Roundtable Discussion organized by the Nordic Embassies together with CCCPA and UNTSO
Old banknotes taken out of circulation
The old series of Norway’s 100-krone and 200-krone notes are no longer legal tender after 30 May 2018. However, old banknotes can be exchanged. Here is how to proceed.
Photography Exhibition in Cairo
Photography Exhibition in Cairo by the Egyptian Ambassador to Norway. The Norwegian Ambassador, Mr. Sten Arne Rosnes, will open the Exhibition along with Ambassador Abdellatif.
Outsourcing of visa application services
The Norwegian Embassy in Cairo has outsourced the reception of Schengen C – visa (visit visa) and residence permit applications to VFS.