Government to provide NOK 3 billion to promote cleaner oceans
Norway will provide more than NOK 3 billion to a number of initiatives to promote sustainable ocean management in the period 2020-2024.
NOK 500 million to climate-related disaster risk reduction and hunger prevention
The Government will allocate NOK 500 million to efforts to promote climate change adaptation, disaster risk reduction and hunger prevention. The funding will be provided under the aid budget.
Norwegian experiences from the Columbian peace process
The Norwegian Centre for Conflict Resolution (NOREF) has published reports about Norwegian experiences with the peace negotiations between Columbian authorities and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC).
Norwegian research foundation Fafo reviews school feeding in emergencies
Norwegian research foundation Fafo has worked with the World Food Programme (WFP) since 2016 to develop knowledge about school feedings in emergency settings.
FN’s World Food Programme (WFP) i København søker nye praktikanter for høsten 2019
Detaljert stillingsbeskrivelse finnes i søknadsportalen.WFP er verdens største humanitære organisasjon og jobber globalt for å bekjempe sult.
Norway to contribute 360 million NOK to the International Fund for Agricultural Development for 2019-2021
Norway has launched a 360 million NOK contribution to the eleventh replenishment of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) (2019-2021). This is a 13.4% increase, compared to IFAD10.
Celebrating the World Oceans Day on the 7th of June
Wednesday the 7th of June marks the World Oceans Day.
Norway reaches an all-time high with its donations to WFP in 2017
The World Food Programme received its highest amount of donations in 2017, with an astounding US$ 6.8 billion. The Norwegian contribution ended up at just shy of one hundred million USD, with US$ 99.9 million as its final contribution.
Launch of the Global Nutrition Report 2017
11 January 2018 was the launch of The Global Nutrition Report for 2017. Although significant steps have been taken when it comes to reducing malnutrition in the world, a lot still has to be done.
Orange the World, Leave No One Behind. 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence
November 25th is the International Day for Elimination of Violence against Women, and the first day of the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence. The theme is “Leave No One Behind: End Violence against Women and Girls”.
Norway Pledges NOK 10 million (approx.. USD 1.18 million) for Developing Countries’ Efforts against Illegal Fishing
The Norwegian government is pledging an additional NOK 10 million (approx.. USD 1.18 million) to fight illegal, unregulated and unreported fishing.