News and events
Investing in Africa's transition: how, not why?
Norwegian and African companies are meeting in Oslo on 26th October for the 7th Nordic-African Business Summit. More than 30 excellent speakers from the private sector in Africa and the Nordic region are going to share their experiences.
Operation Day's Work: vi er alle oljebarn
The ODW (Operation Day’s Work/ Operasjon Dagsverk) 2017 project is tagged vi er alle oljebarn (we are all children of oil), playing on the understated fact that whether in Nigeria, Norway, or elsewhere, today’s youth is affected by oil.
World Humanitarian Day #WHD2017
19 August is the World Humanitarian Day, held in support of people affected by crises worldwide, and in recognition of aid workers who risk their lives in humanitarian service.
Statement by members of the donor community on the incident in Maiduguri on August 11, 2017
Fourteen (14) members of the donor community in Nigeria have submitted a joint statement regarding the search by the Nigerian military of a United Nations base for humanitarian workers in Maiduguri, Borno State on August 11, 2017.
Norway supports sustainable oil spill prevention and response in West Africa
The Regional Conference on Marine Safety and Fisheries Protection was a result of collaboration between the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR).