Norway's first dedicated ASEAN Ambassador
On Friday 21 July, Ambassador Morten Høglund presented his letter of credence to ASEAN Secretary General Le Luong Minh, and thus made history as the first separately designated Norwegian ASEAN ambassador.
Interfaith Rainforest Initiative statement
This statement is addressed to Leaders in Government and Business, to Leaders and Followers of our Spiritual and Religious Traditions, and to the wider Human Family. It emerges from a meeting in Oslo between 19-21 June, 2017.
Interfaith Rainforest Initiative
In the presence of His Majesty King Harald V, the Interfaith Rainforest Initiative was launched in Oslo this June, gathering religious leaders and leaders of Indigenous Peoples committed to protecting the rainforest.
Valg i Norge
11. september 2017 skal det avholdes stortings- og sametingsvalg i Norge.
How to raise the ambitions for forest landscape restoration in Asia?
That was the question to the participants when Indonesia invited to the first Bonn Challenge Asia Regional High-Level Roundtable.
Our Planet: President Jokowi and Minister Helgesen on environmental crime
Did you know that environmental crime is one of the fastest growing «sectors» in the global economy?
– Law enforcement key to reducing emissions
That was the message of Pak Rasio Ridho Sani, Director General for Law Enforcement of the Ministry of Environment and Forestry, when he spoke to civil society organizations in Jakarta in March.
Norway and Indonesia promote UN campaign against marine litter
UN Environment Programme (UNEP) launched a five-year global campaign against marine litter in Bali yesterday, 23 February.
Working together against violent extremism & radicalisation
State Secretary Laila Bokhari Radicalization - Shared Challenge or Dividing Threat? How the West/Europe and Muslim majority countries face radicalization Remarks at the Indonesian Foreign Policy Community Jakarta, January 2017
Fund to protect five million hectares tropical forests launched in Davos
During the World Economic Forum in Davos, the Norwegian Government launched a fund to trigger private investments in deforestation-free agriculture.
Minister Helgesen's visit to Indonesia 2 - 5 February
Norway’s Minister of Climate and Environment, Vidar Helgesen, visited Indonesia from 2 – 5 February 2016.