Norway and the UN to host international conference on sexual and gender-based violence in humanitarian crises
Together with the UN and other partners, Norway will host an international pledging conference to strengthen efforts to combat sexual and gender-based violence in humanitarian crises. The conference will take place in Oslo on 23-24 May.
Norwegian Government launches new National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security
The Government’s new National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security is being launched today at the Nobel Peace Center.
Nigeria International Petroleum Summit 2019
The Nigeria International Petroleum Summit (NIPS), a platform for the world to meet Nigeria’s Oil and Gas industry players, will hold in Abuja from 27th - 30th January 2019.
Interview: Norway-Nigeria Bilateral Relationship
Norwegian Ambassador to Nigeria, H.E. Mr Jens-Petter Kjemprud speaks with RootsTV Nigeria about the relationship between Nigeria and Norway.
Dual citizenship will be allowed in Norway
On 6 December 2018, the Storting (Norwegian parliament) adopted a resolution that entitles anyone who is, or wishes to become, a Norwegian citizen to dual citizenship.
Norway assumes presidency of the Mine Ban Treaty
On 30 November, Norway takes over the presidency of the Mine Ban Treaty.
Religious minorities – vulnerable and persecuted
More than 80 percent of the world’s population lives in countries where there are restrictions on freedom of religion or belief. Norway is stepping up its efforts to promote respect for this fundamental human right.
Creating Blue Opportunities at the Nordic-African Business Summit 2018
For the eighth-consecutive year, the Norwegian-African Business Association hosted the Nordic region’s leading business conference on African markets in Oslo, Norway.
Petrad: Capacity development for managing petroleum resources
Petrad delivers courses and other programmes for building competencies for the petroleum sector.