EFTA Ministerial Meeting, Longyearbyen, 25th – 27th June 2017
The EFTA summer Ministerial Meeting was convened in Longyearbyen, Norway, from the 25th to the 27th of June 2017. The meeting was chaired by Ms. Monica Mæland, the Norwegian Minister of Trade and Industry. Attending the meeting were also Mr.
Norway co-sponsors workshop on trade and climate change in the WTO
On the 19th of June 2017, Norway together with Canada, Chinese Taipei, Costa Rica, Mexico, the Republic of Korea, and Switzerland organized a workshop on trade and climate change at the World Trade Organization (WTO).
Recommendation on decent work for peace and resilience adopted by ILC
The International Labour Conference revised the ILO Employment (Transition from War to Peace) Recommendation, 1944 (No. 71).
FGM: An urgent global problem!
15 June 2017 - Ending female genital mutilation must be a top priority for states, civil society and international organisations, says Ambassador Hans Brattskar, Norway’s Permanent Representative to the UN in Geneva.
Norway’s statement during the Fifth Trade Policy Review of Nigeria in the WTO
The fifth trade policy review of Nigeria took place in the WTO on 13 and 15 of June 2017.