Norway begins process of relocation for asylum seekers from Greece
Conditions for asylum seekers in the migrant camp Moria have deteriorated as a result of the devastating fire on Lesbos. This has also created an extremely difficult situation for the Greek authorities.
Norway to take on leading role in effort to beat the pandemic
Norway is to lead the effort to ensure that the global activities to fight the Covid-19 pandemic are as effective as possible.
Norway elected to the UN Security Council
Today, 17.06.2020, Norway was elected as a member of the UN Security Council for the period 2021–2022. ‘We would like to thank the UN member states for the confidence they have shown in us.
Strengthening cooperation with Cyprus
Today, Norway and Cyprus are signing MoUs on funding totalling EUR 11.5 million for the new funding period for the EEA and Norway Grants.
How to invest in the future of Syria?
Norway hosted a roundtable on how to support resilience in Syria with EU partners and the Syria Resilience Consortium.
Exhibition opening: EEA and Norway Grants - Working together for a green, competitive and inclusive Europe
The EEA and Norway Grants exhibition was opened at the European External Action Service (EEAS) on 25 November, and showcases projects that contribute to reduce social and economic disparities in Europe.
New funding period of EEA and Norway Grants for Lithuania
Norway and Lithuania signed MoUs on funding totalling EUR 117.6 million for the new funding period of the EEA and Norway Grants (2014-2021). Priority will be given to justice and home affairs, business development, research and health.
New funding period for EEA and Norway Grants with Slovenia
Today, Norway and Slovenia are signing MoUs on funding totalling EUR 37.7 million for the new funding period for the EEA and Norway Grants. The main focus areas are climate and education.
New agreement on Environment Protection
Norway and Bulgaria signs new agreement on environment protection and climate change today in the Bulgarian capital Sofia. The agreement has a total budget of 15.3 million euro.
Norway close partner with the EU on Foreign and Security Policy
“Our security and prosperity is weaved together. European challenges are also Norwegian”, said Foreign Minister Eriksen Søreide to members of the European Parliament.