Human Rights is Good Business
Kenya National Commission on Human Rights (KNCHR) and the Department of Justice held on 28 February 2018 a consultative forum with a variety of enterprises about business and human rights.
East Africa Energy Week
In line with Kenya’s national long-term economic and energy ambitions, Team Norway together with other partners is organizing an Energy Week in Nairobi, Kenya from 10th – 13th September 2018.
Norway increases funding for UN human rights efforts
Today, Norway entered into a four-year agreement on support for UN human rights efforts. ‘Human rights and democracy are under considerable pressure in many parts of the world.
Norwegian Funded Sanitation and Education Projects in Kakuma Refugee Camp
22 November 2017, the Norwegian Ambassador to Kenya, Mr. Victor C. Rønneberg, visited several projects run by the Norwegian Refugee Council – NRC – in Kakuma, Turkana, and funded by Norway.
Screening of Norwegian Documentary
On 26 September, the Norwegian documentary WE ARE THE NATION was screened at the Alchemist as the kick-off for the Nordic Film Festival
Team Norway Seminar on Renewable Energy Investments in Kenya
In the second half of June, Team Norway, with the Royal Norwegian Embassy, Innovation Norway and Norfund, organized a seminar for around 35 Norwegian and Kenyan stakeholders in the Kenyan renewable energy sector.
Why Kenya must create a million new jobs annually
It is estimated that 3000 Kenyans are born every day, a million a year. With a median age of 18 years, Kenya is witnessing a massive youth bulge, which could either be a demographic dividend, or a disaster.
Agriculture - the fastest growing market in Kenya
On February 16 2017, the Norwegian Embassy, in collaboration with Innovation Norway East Africa and Norwegian African Business Association (NABA), organized a business meeting on opportunities for increased value addition in the agricultural sector.
New Flight Route from Nairobi to Oslo
First African airline route from Africa to Norway commences in March 2017.