Civil Society Seminar in Addis Ababa
New call for proposals for CSOs working with climate and forest.
Transit at Oslo airport (OSL) – do you need a transit visa?
Please be aware that some nationals are required to be in possession of an Airport Transit Visa (ATV) when passing through the international transit area of Oslo airport.
European Film Festival: Kick It
As part of the European Film Festival 2019, the Norwegian Embassy has the pleasure to invite all interested to the film screening of the Norwegian movie Kick It! (Kule kidz gråter ikke), a sport-drama and family film.
16-17 September, a delegation from the Norwegian Parliament Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and Defence visited Ethiopia.
Forest Sector Development Workshop
A workshop on catalysing forest sector development program for Ethiopia was organized by Environment, Forest and Climate Change (EFCCC) in collaboration with UNDP on August 23, 2019 ILRI, Addis Ababa.
Norway to lead UN’s central platform for development policy
Mona Juul, Norway’s Ambassador to the UN, was today elected President of the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) for a one-year period.
Press Release - Government presents white paper on Norway’s role and interests in multilateral cooperation
‘The world is facing a number of challenges that are too great and complex for any one country to tackle alone, and must therefore be addressed through joint efforts.
Team Norway meeting focusing on Innovation Norway
The Embassy hosted a Team Norway meeting focusing on Innovation Norway and other topics. Around 15 companies and business organizations participated in the meeting.
Press Release - Norway supports Ebola response in DR Congo
2 May 2019: The Government is providing NOK 7.8 million to the efforts to tackle the current Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Amendments to the Children Act and the Citizenship Act on parentage and citizenship for children born outside Norway
On 1 April, the new amendments came into force.
Press Release - Norway increases contribution to Green Climate Fund
Minister of International Development Dag-Inge Ulstein is giving priority to the Green Climate Fund as a channel for funding Norway’s climate-related efforts in developing countries in the coming years.
The Holberg Prize Names Scholar of Cultural History Paul Gilroy as 2019 Laureate
Today, the Holberg Prize—one of the largest international prizes awarded annually to an outstanding researcher in the arts and humanities, the social sciences, law or theology—named British cultural historian and postcolonial scholar Paul Gilroy its