New ambassador to the WTO and EFTA, Dagfinn Sørli, presents his Letter of Credentials to the EFTA Director General
Invitation to a presentation and discussion on “The Dream of Peace: An Artist’s Vision”
Have you seen the large mural painting decorating the UN Library? Did you know that the artist was a pacifist and cultural celebrity?
Norway’s humanitarian policy & response in the years ahead
Humanitarian action is an important part of Norway's international engagement and we will maintain a high level of humanitarian funding in the coming years.
Norway seeking seat on UN Security Council in 2021-2022
Many of the challenges the world is now facing can only be addressed through cooperation with other countries. The UN is the most important forum for international cooperation.
Praktikantopphold ved FN-delegasjonen i Genève.
Den norske FN-delegasjonen i Genève tilbyr praktikantplass for inntil tre - fire norske studenter fra ca. 14. januar til 30. juni 2019. Søknadsfristen er 21. september 2018.
Praktikantopphold ved WTO/EFTA-delegasjonen i Genève.
Den norske WTO/EFTA-delegasjonen i Genève tilbyr praktikantplass for to norske studenter fra 14. januar til 12. juli 2019. Søknadsfristen er 21. september 2018.
Interview with Ambassador Harald Neple
Ambassador Harald Neple, Norway’s Permanent Representative to the WTO and EFTA, will be leaving Geneva and retiring after 41 years of service in the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Norway's statement during the 7th trade policy review of China in the World Trade Organisation
Trade Policy Reviews (TPRs) are an exercise, mandated in the WTO agreements, in which members' trade and related policies are examined and evaluated at regular intervals. The 7th TPR of China took place on 11 and 13 July 2018.
Overwhelming support for Global Compact on Refugees
4 July 2018 marked the conclusion of the formal consultations in Geneva on the Global Compact on Refugees (GCR).
HRC adopts landmark resolution to prevent human rights violations
Friday 6 July 2018 marked the end of the 38th session of the Human Rights Council. States adopted a total of 20 resolutions on a variety of topics, including on gender equality, violence against women and female genital mutilation (FGM).
EFTA Ministerial Meeting, Sauðárkrókur, 25th June 2018
The EFTA summer Ministerial Meeting was convened in Sauðárkrókur, Iceland 25 June 2018. The meeting was chaired by Mr. Guðlaugur Þór Þórðarson, Minister of Foreign Affairs and External Trade, Iceland. Attending the meeting were also Mr.