Social Forestry in Indonesia – how crabs and bees protect the forests of West Kalimantan
Along the coast of West Kalimantan, one can find dense mangrove forests, rich biodiversity on land and in the sea – and also some hidden secrets. One of these secrets is a crab hatchery, built to fit into the landscape of mangroves.
Delegation from the Norwegian Parliament visiting Indonesia
The Standing Committee on Energy and the Environment of the Norwegian Parliament visited Indonesia in September.
Norway increases support for victims of earth quake in Indonesia
- The situation is critical in the areas of Indonesia that were hit by the earthquake and subsequent tsunami on 28 September. The Government is now increasing Norway’s support for the rescue efforts by NOK 10 million (around USD 1.
Embassy participates in Clean Up Jakarta Day
As part of the Clean Up Jakarta Day on 15 September 2018, diplomats and staff from The Royal Norwegian Embassy in Jakarta took part in a community cleanup in South Jakarta, together with the Embassies of Sweden, Denmark and Finland.
Continued cooperation and support for sustainable landscapes and livelihoods in South Sumatra
South Sumatra province is working towards sustainable landscape management, together with Zoological Society London’s Indonesia office and other partners.
Ambassador Kaale accredited to Timor-Leste
As of June 22 2018, HE Mr Vegard Kaale is Norway's Ambassador to Timor-Leste. Mr Kaale looks forward to continuing to strengthen the good relations between Timor-Leste and Norway.
Norway to provide an extra NOK 130 million for the fight against marine litter
‘Norway is playing a leading role in the global effort to eliminate marine litter. The Government is proposing to increase funding for Norway’s development programme to combat marine litter by NOK 130 million in 2018.
Vidar Helgesen appointed Special Envoy to the High-level Panel on Building a Sustainable Ocean Economy
Vidar Helgesen has been appointed Norway’s Special Envoy to the High-level Panel on Building a Sustainable Ocean Economy.
Indonesia organizes world's first Peat Jamboree
1 600 farmers committed to work with the Government to prevent future forest and land fires in Indonesia.
Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden on the first joint Nordic Roadshow in Indonesia
The Nordic embassies in Indonesia - Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden - are organizing the first joint Nordic Roadshow in Indonesia, with stops in Surabaya, Yogyakarta, Bandung and Jakarta.
Norway-Asia Business Summit 16 - 18 April in Singapore
The Norwegian Business Association in Singapore is proud to present the seventh edition of the Norway-Asia Business Summit (NABS), taking place 16-18 April in Singapore.