Norwegian International Climate and Forest Initiative (NICFI) Director Per Fredrik Pharo Visited Ethiopia
Ethiopia and Norway has signed a partnership agreement focusing on reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation, enhancing carbon stock, sustainable forest management (REDD+) in 2013.
Agreement Signed for the Implementation of the Forest Landscape Restoration Programme in the Amhara Region
The Royal Norwegian Embassy in Addis Ababa and the Norwegian Forestry Group (NFG) have signed a Grant Agreement for the implementation of the Forest Landscape Restoration Programme in the Amhara Region of Ethiopia.
Ethiopia Norway Partnership and Business for Sustainable Solutions – Seminar Concluded Successfully, November 7 - 9, 2017
In connection with the Royal Couple's visit from Norway to Ethiopia, Innovation Norway in collaboration with Virke – the Enterprise Federation of Norway, and the Royal Norwegian Embassy organized a business seminar for the accompanying 60 plus busine
Summary of the official visit of HRH Crown Prince Haakon and HRH Crown Princess Mette-Marit to Ethiopia
Their Royal Highnesses (TRH) Crown Prince Haakon and Crown Princess Mette-Marit of Norway travelled to the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia for an official state visit from 7-9 November 2017.
Statement by H.E. Ambassador Andreas Gaarder to the Permanent Representatives' Committee of the African Union
Address by H.E. Andreas Gaarder, Ambassador of Norway to Ethiopia, Djibouti and the AU, to the Permanent Representatives' Committee on 27 October 2017.
Royal Norwegian Embassy's statement to the Peace and Security Council during Open Session on Justice, Peace and Reconciliation
Audun Skei Fostvedt-Mills presented the following statement to the Peace and Security Council 20 October 2017 on behalf of the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Addis Ababa:
New Minister of Foreign Affairs
In a session of the Council of State today, the King has made changes in the Norwegian Government. Minister of Defence Ine Eriksen Søreide has been appointed Minister of Foreign Affairs.
Norway Invited to the Opening Session of the High-level Ministerial Meeting for the LDC Group on Climate Change
The Least Developed Countries (LDC) Group on Climate Change convened its two days High-level Ministerial Meeting on 5th October 2017 at Capital Hotel, Addis Ababa.
The Civil Society Support program (CSSP) Extension Phase LEARNING SEMINARS 2017
Under the CSSP,a series of Learning Seminars took place between May and July 2017 on selected five themes i.e.
Significant Step to Realize Ethiopia's Ambitious Forest Restoration Plan
High quality tree seeds are needed for successful forest restoration. Ethiopia are planning to restore more than 15 million hectares of forests as a climate mitigation and adaptation measure.
The Embassy has Outsourced the Reception of Residence Applications
The Norwegian Embassy in Addis Abeba has signed a contract with VFS Global to outsource the reception of residence applications. The first applicants started using VFS’ Visa Application Center on the 18th of September 2017.