Norway pledges NOK 2 billion to the Global Partnership for Education
Norway is at the forefront of international efforts to promote global education, and is also one of the largest donors to the Global Partnership for Education.
Spring 2018: New trainees at the Norwegian Mission to the UN
We welcome our new trainees for this spring! Find out what they will be doing in this introduction regarding their work at the Norwegian Mission to the UN.
Norway provides NOK 125 million to UN agency for Palestine refugees
‘I am deeply concerned about the humanitarian consequences of the underfunding of the UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA),' said Minister of Foreign Affairs Ine Eriksen Søreide.
The Troika on Cessation of Hostilities Violations in South Sudan
The text of the following statement was issued jointly by the Governments of the United States of America, the United Kingdom, and Norway.
Norway provided more than USD 300 million to the Syria crisis
In 2017, Norway maintained its substantial humanitarian support for civilians affected by the conflict in Syria, providing more than NOK 2.5 billion (appx USD 310 million) to the Syria crisis.
Increased contribution to UN emergency response fund
Norway to provide NOK 420 million (appx USD 52 million) to the UN emergency response fund in 2018.
Deeply concerned over decision on Jerusalem
‘I am deeply concerned that the US decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital could lead to greater instability in the region and push the parties further away from the negotiation table,’ said Minister of Foreign Affairs Ine Eriksen Søreide
Norway to maintain its support for UN Refugee Agency
Norway announced today that it will provide NOK 350 million in core funding for the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) in 2018.
International community joins Norway in supporting human rights defenders
UN Member States unanimously endorsed the free and independent role of human rights defenders at the UN today. The draft resolution was put forward by Norway, which chaired the negotiations.
Norwegian resolution on internally displaced persons adopted in the UN
More than 40 million persons are displaced in their own countries due to conflict. Norway has put forward a resolution on internally displaced persons, which was adopted in the UN today. ‘This resolution is important.
Surviving Terrorism: Victims' Voices from Norway
UN Office of Counter-Terrorism release the first film in a documentary series aimed to show how surviving victims of terrorism can help shape effective strategies to counter terrorism and help other victims with their recovery.