Other Statements

Statements given on behalf of Norway on various occations.

Climate Change and the Sustainable Development Agenda

Statement delivered by Minister of Foreign Affairs Børge Brende on the high-level Sustainable Development Goals event on climate change, 23 March 2017.

CSW: Unlocking finance for public and private gender responsive investments

Statement by Deputy Foreign Minister Ms. Laila Bokhari at side-event hosted by UNDP, UN Women og UN Capital Development Fund (UNCDF), 17 March 2017.

CSW: Women’s Economic Empowerment – The important role of Women’s Association

Statement by Deputy Foreign Minister Ms. Laila Bokhari at side-event hosted by Norwegian Women's Public Health Association, 17 March 2017.

CSW: A Global response to Female Genital Mutilation to achieve Agenda 2030

Statement by Deputy Foreign Minister Ms. Laila Bokhari at side-event hosted by UNFPA and UNICEF, 13 March 2017.

CSW: Women human rights defenders – Women who work for Economic Empowerment of Women and Girls

Statement by Deputy Foreign Minister Ms. Laila Bokhari at side-event hosted by Norway, Tunisia, Amnesty International, International Service for Human Rights Defenders Coalition, 13 March 2017.

CSW: Gender pay gaps in the public and private sectors: How can equal pay for work of equal value be achieved in the changing world of work?

Statement by Children and Equality Minister Solveig Horne at Ministerial roundtable 13 March 2017.

CSW: Enganging Boys and Men in Caregiving: How to Challenge Gender-biases Choices in Education and Work

CSW: The comeback – refocusing from career to family and back again

Statement by Deputy Foreign Minister Ms. Laila Bokhari at side-event hosted by New America Foundation and Nordic Council on The comeback - refocusing from career to family and back again, 13 March 2017.

CSW: The Lifecycle of Economic Empowerment: Enabling Environments for Girls and Young Women

Statement by Deputy Foreign Minister Ms. Laila Bokhari at side-event on The Lifecycle of Economic Empowerment: Enabling Environments for Girls and Young Women, 16 March 2017.

CSW: Every Woman, Every Child, Everywhere

Statement by Deputy Foreign Minister Ms. Laila Bokhari at side-event on Every Woman, Every Child, Everywhere, 16 March 2017.

CSW: Showing the way to economic empowerment for women

Statement by Deputy Foreign Minister Ms. Laila Bokhari at side-event on Showing the way to economic Empowerment for women: New methods and partnerships, 16 March 2017.

CSW: National Statement

Statement at the 61st session of the Commission on the Status of Women by Norway's Deputy Foreign Minister Ms. Laila Bokhari, 15 March 2017.

CSW: Empowering Women in Rural and Insecure Areas

Statement by Deputy Foreign Minister Ms. Laila Bokhari at side-event on Empowering Women in Rural and Insecure Areas, 15 March 2017.

CSW: Women Human Rights Defenders

Statement by Deputy Foreign Minister Laila Bokhari at side-event on Women Human Rights Defenders Who Work for Economic Empowerment of Women and Girls, 15 March 2017.

Peacebuilding Commission meeting on the situation in the Sahel

Statement by H.E. May Elin Stener, Deputy Permanent Representative of Norway to the United Nations

ECOSOC: Operational Activities for Development Segment

Statement by Ms. Berit Fladby, Policy Director for UN Development Activities, at the Economic and Social Council on Operational Activities for Development Segment, 1 March 2017.

Creation of a new office for counter-terrorim

Statement by Ambassador Geir O. Pedersen at the General Assembly informal meeting on the creation of a new office for counter-terrorim, 22 February 2017.

UN Women: Evaluation

Statement at UN Women's First Regular Session of the Executive Board by Ambassador Ms. May-Elin Stener, 14 February 2017.

UNICEF: Financial report and audited financial statements for 2015 and the report of the Board of Auditors

2/8/2017 // Joint statement by Australia, Canada, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, Norway, Sweden, and Switzerland given by Deputy Permanent Representative of Norway Ms. May-Elin Stener Ambassador, 08 February 2017.

UNICEF: Evaluation of the Peacebuilding, Education and Advocacy Programme

Joint statement by Australia, Canada, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, Norway, Sweden, and Switzerland given by Deputy Permanent Representative of Norway Ms. May-Elin Stener Ambassador, 8 February 2017.

UNICEF: Assessment of ways to enhance results-based budgeting and assessment of the resource allocation system

Joint statement by Australia, Canada, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, Norway, Sweden, and Switzerland given by Deputy Permanent Representative of Norway Ms. May-Elin Stener Ambassador, 8 February 2017.

UNDP, UNFPA, UNOPS: UNFPA Segment

Joint statement by Denmark and Norway at Executive Board of the UNDP, UNFPA, UNOPS delivered by Ms, Ingrid Dana, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Norway, 1 February 2017.

Terrorism and violent extremism: Converging security threats

Remarks by Norway's State Secretary Ms. Laila Bokhari on anti-terror and combatting violent extremism, 1 February 2017.

UNDP, UNFPA, UNOPS: UNOPS segment

Statement on the UNOPS Segment at Executive Board of the UNDP, UNFPA, UNOPS by Ms. Ingrid Hordvei Dana, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Norway, 31 January 2017.

UNDP, UNFPA, UNOPS: Evaluation on budget support

Joint statement by Australia, Canada, Norway, Sweden and the United Kingdom on Evaluation of pilot activities on budget support, delivered by Mr. Andreas Danevad, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Norway, 31 January 2017.

ECOSOC: Youth Forum

Statement at the ECOSOC Youth Forum by Norway's Minister of Children and Equality Ms. Solveig Horne, 31 January 2017.

A Roadmap to Achieve a Learning Generation

Statement by State Secretary at Norway's Ministry of Foreign Affairs Ms. Laila Bokhari at seminar on A Roadmap to Achieve the Learning Generation, 31 January 2017.

UNDP: Evaluation of disability-inclusive development

Joint statement by Norway and Sweden. Delivered by Mr. Andreas Danevad, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Norway, 30 January 2017.

Status on MINUSMA

Statement by Permanent Representative Mr. Geir O. Pedersen at the meeting with Military-Police Contributing Countries to the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA), 27 January 2017.

PBC: Formal meeting of the Organizational Committee

Statement by Permanent Representative Mr. Geir O. Pedersen at the Peacebuilding Commission, 25 January 2017.

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