First official visit to Geneva, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Norway
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Norway, Ms Anniken Huitfeldt, came on her first official visit to Geneva on 7 October 2022 to meet with several leaders in the UN, WTO, other international organisations and civil society.
Media freedom and the safety of journalists in the digital age
Join the conversation based on the new report from UN Special Rapporteur Khan to the UN Human Rights Council on Reinforcing media freedom and the safety of journalists in the digital age, as well as the full report from her country visit to Hungary.
The Safe Schools Declaration: Towards the Abuja Conference and marking the 6th Anniversary
On the 28th of May 15h00-16h30 (CET) the Permanent Missions to the UN in Geneva of Argentina, Nigeria, Norway and Spain, in collaboration with the Permanent Mission of Italy, the Geneva Safe Schools Core Group, the Global Coalition to Protect Educati
Partnering to address the humanitarian plastics crisis
Innovative partnerships between the private sector, humanitarian organisations and governments are key to addressing current challenges caused by plastic pollution in humanitarian operations.
Invitation to a Webinar: Addressing plastic pollution in humanitarian operations through innovation partnerships
Please join us in looking at why plastic pollution is a challenge for humanitarian operations, how innovation partnerships can help us find new solutions, and possible ways forward.
Moving forward the Clean Energy Challenge
“This is about saving lives and protecting people, and ensuring that longer-term development goals are achieved,” said Ambassador Tine Mørch Smith in her remarks at the briefing Energy in Crisis: A briefing for Member States from the UNHCR Clean Ener
A virtual briefing on: Energy in times of crisis
How can clean and reliable energy bring short-term and long-term benefits to the displaced and local communities when responding to COVID-19? What can Member States do to support refugees on the ground in the midst of the two interconnected crises of
Handbook for United Nations Field Missions on Preventing and Responding to Conflict-Related Sexual Violence
The Permanent Mission of Norway and the Department of Peace Operations with the support of the Department of Political and Peacebuilding Affairs, Office of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Sexual Violence in Conflict and Office
“Connected or Muted? New opportunities for women’s participation in peace processes during the COVID-19 pandemic”
This online dialogue will bring together experts on women’s participation and leadership in peacebuilding, conflict prevention and sustaining peace, and people who are actively involved in peace processes at various levels.
COVID-19 and the gendered impact of the crisis
Join our discussion on Wednesday, 29th April at 13:00 UTC (15:00 CEST) where we will highlight key women’s rights concerns during the pandemic, and try to develop recommendations for how governments can mitigate the negative impact of their crisis po
The Climate Crisis is not Gender Neutral
IMPORTANT - the event has been cancelled - The Climate Crisis is not Gender Neutral - Gender, Climate Change and SRHR When: Monday 9 March at 10:30 Venue: XI, A-building, Palais des Nations
The Climate Crisis is not Gender Neutral - Gender, Climate Change and SRHR
On 9 March 2020, following the International Women’s Day, Norway & UNFPA, together with partners, are organising a panel discussion to explore interlinkages between climate change, gender equality and sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR)