Norway steps up humanitarian aid to Yemen
The humanitarian situation in Yemen is of great concern. It's crucial that the international community makes a joint effort to meet the UN humanitarian appeal.
Intensifies engagement to promote stabilisation and resilience in Somalia
Norway launches its strategic framework for engagement in promoting prevention, stabilisation and resilience.
Committed to the partnership with Brazil on reducing deforestation
Norway remains a proud partner to Brazil on reducing deforestation. Brazil's results in reduced deforestation 2005-2014 is one of the biggest climate measures ever.
Our oceans, our future
For a week in June, the UN headquarters was all about the ocean. The first ever UN Ocean Conference was attended by most of the world's countries.
The Sustainable Development Goals must be achieved in all countries - including Europe
'The Sustainable Development Goals commits all countries to make an effort both at home and abroad,' said Prime Minister Erna Solberg.
Disappointed that US to withdraw from Paris Agreement
‘I am very disappointed that the Trump administration has decided to withdraw the US from the most important climate agreement the world has ever seen.
Efforts to fight against illegal fishing in developing countries
Illegal fishing is contributing to overexploitation of marine resources. Norway are now increasing our support for developing countries' efforts to combat illegal fishing.
Norway supporting efforts to fight cholera outbreak in Yemen
'The cholera outbreak in Yemen comes on top of an armed conflict and famine that are affecting a large proportion of the population, said Minister of Foreign Affairs Børge Brende.
Norwegian Director new chair of CERF Advisory Group
Norwegian Director for Section of Humanitarian Affairs, Leni Stenseth, takes on the position as Chair of the UN Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) Advisory Group for 2017-2018
Norway candidate to The World Heritage Comittee 2017
Norway wishes to strengthen the World Heritage Committee’s efforts to promote a more integrated management of World Heritage properties.
Norway and Ghana discussed sustainable development
Prime Minister Solberg discussed sustainable development with the President of Ghana.