EAT Asia-Pacific Food Forum in Jakarta 30 – 31 October
On 30 – 31 October, the Indonesian Ministry of Health and the EAT Foundation for the first time ever organized the EAT Asia-Pacific Food Forum in Jakarta.
Norway to increase humanitarian aid for Rohingya crisis
‘The situation in the overcrowded refugee camps in Bangladesh is dire. Norway is now providing an additional NOK 25 million for humanitarian efforts to alleviate the Rohingya crisis,’ said Minister of Foreign Affairs Ine Eriksen Søreide.
Welcome to the new Minister of Foreign Affairs, HE Ms. Ine Eriksen Søreide!
For the first time in Norwegian history, the Prime Minister, Minister of Finance and the Minister of Foreign Affairs are all women. In a session of the Council of State 20 October, the King has appointed the previous Minister of Defence, Ms.
World Day Against the Death Penalty 10 October 2017
World Day Against the Death Penalty 10 October is being marked for the 15th year in a row, with events all over the world. 'The death penalty is irreversible.
Share your hopes and concern for Our Ocean!
Write a short story in this prize competition to raise and inspire ocean protection awareness.
Økt vulkansk aktivitet på Bali
Indonesiske myndigheter har varslet om økt vulkansk aktivitet knyttet til vulkanen Mount Agung på Bali.
Promoting South-South for a more peaceful world
Norway and Indonesia call for more South-South and Triangular Cooperation during the UN General Assembly in New York. An op-ed by our two Foreign Ministers in Jakarta Post explain why this is the way forward.
We welcome our new Ambassador, HE Mr Vegard Kaale
As of September 12th 2017, HE Mr Vegard Kaale is the new Ambassador to Indonesia. Mr Kaale looks forward to continuing to strengthen the good relations between Norway and Indonesia in many fields.
One step closer to large-scale peat restoration
An important milestone in Indonesia’s efforts to restore large areas of degraded peatland was marked in Jakarta last week when the Peat Restoration Agency handed over large-scale and detailed peat maps to the Ministry of Environment and Forestry.
Fund for deforestation-free agriculture is now operational
The andgreen.fund, announced during the 2017 World Economic Forum, is now operational.
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.