ILO 100, Centenary Conference, Opening 10 June 2019 Statement by Prime Minister of Norway, Erna Solberg
For 100 years, the ILO has been a champion of: - active tripartite cooperation - binding international regulations - workers’ rights, and - equal conditions of competition and social justice. The term ‘decent work for all’ was coined by the ILO.
Norway’s statement at the informal Trade Negotiations Committee (TNC) and Heads of Delegations (HoDs) meetings 19 July 2019
Ambassador Dagfinn Sørli, Norway’s Permanent Representative to the WTO and EFTA, in his intervention delivered at the informal Trade Negotiations Committee (TNC) and Heads of Delegations (HoDs) meetings on 19 July 2019, regretted to once again stress
Norway’s statement during ECOSOC’s Humanitarian Affairs Segment in Geneva 24-26 June 2019
Statement held by Kåre Stormark, Deputy Director General, Department for UN and Humanitarian Affairs, Norway
Norway's Paper from the General Council, May 7 2019: "Pursuing the Development Dimension in WTO Rule-Making Efforts"
The following text is the full paper put forth by Norway at the WTO General Council May 7 2019, co-sponsored by Canada, Hong Kong China, Iceland, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, and Switzerland:
Ambassador to the WTO, Dagfinn Sørli, elected Chair of the Committee on Budget, Finance, and Administration
Ambassador Sørli chaired his first meeting of the CBFA on 20 March 2019.
Education for Peace and Development
24 January 2019 marked the first International Day of Education. On 3 December 2018, the General Assembly passed the Resolution 73/25 that established a universal day for education.
Sexual violence against men and boys in humanitarian crises
Follow up to the Marrakech Conference and Declaration Expanding civic space and protecting human rights defenders
Side Event - Co-Organized by the GANHRI and OHCHR with the co-sponsorship of the Permanent Mission of Norway
ILO 100: PM Solberg Visited Geneva
On 10 June 2019 Norway’s Prime Minister Erna Solberg visited Geneva to participate in the High Level Opening of the International Labour Organisation (ILO) Centenary celebrations.
20 years of protection: Celebrating the entry into force of the Mine Ban Convention
The Convention is celebrating 164 States Parties, 51.8 million stockpiled mines destroyed – each potentially saving a life or a limb, and vast areas of land successfully cleared.