New Norwegian government
On 14 October, there was a change of government in Norway. The new government is a coalition between the Labour Party and the Centre Party.
Stortings – og sametingsvalget 2021
Denne høsten er det stortings – og sametingsvalg i Norge. Hvis du oppholder deg i utlandet kan du stemme fra 1. juli og senest fredag 3. september.
Refusjon av helseutgifter for frivillige medlemmer i Folketrygden
Norske borgere som har frivillig medlemskap i folketrygden, må selv søke Helfo om refusjon for helseutgifter i utlandet, inkludert sykehusutgifter.
Norway introduces its strictest entry rules since March 2020
To limit the risk of transmitting the significantly more contagious variant of the coronavirus, the Government is imposing far stricter rules on foreign nationals who seek entry to Norway.
Norway calls for ASEAN student grants applications
Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia (UGM, Indonesia), together with ASEAN University Network (AUN) and University of Agder (UiA, Norway), offer a collaborative MBA program that brings together various academic and practical perspectives to engage with
Waste Management and the Circular Economy– Nordic Best Practices
The Philippines has experienced rapid economic growth in recent years, with rising income and consumption levels overstretching waste management systems.
Norway and UNDP launch peacebuilding partnership in the Bangsamoro Region
Metro Manila, 9 Nov 2020 – In a virtual signing ceremony, Norwegian Ambassador to the Philippines, H.E. Bjørn Staurset Jahnsen, and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in the Philippines Resident Representative, Dr.
Ambassaden vil være åpen for publikumstjenester etter avtale under General Community Quarantine (GCQ)
INFORMATION ABOUT DUTCH SPECIAL SWEEPER FLIGHT TO AMSTERDAM 8 MAY
The Norwegian Embassy has received information from Dutch authorities that the Embassy of the Netherlands in Manila will operate special sweeper flights on 8 May to Tokyo and an onward flight from Tokyo to Amsterdam.
Ambassaden er åpen for publikumstjenester etter avtale
Gitt de strenge smitteverntiltakene på Filippinene, er ambassaden inntil videre kun åpen for besøkende med avtale. Ring eller skriv ambassaden på e-post for å gjøre en avtale.
Travel Advisory to Norway
The Norwegian government today enacted a variety of new measures to prevent transmission of the coronavirus.
Norway is a consistent partner for peace efforts in the Philippines
Norway’s Ambassador to the Philippines Bjørn Jahnsen recently visited the provinces of Sulu and Basilan to support a project with the International Organization for Migration (IOM), promoting sustainable peace in the island provinces.
ASEAN Dialogue on the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child
As delivered speech of Norwegian Ambassador to the Philippines for the ASEAN Dialogue on the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child last 11 December 2019.
SPEECH: WePeace Training Manual and Stories Launch
As delivered speech of Norwegian Ambassador to the Philippines for the closing message of the WePeace Training Manual and Stories Launch of the Center for Peace Education - Miriam College last 13 December 2019.
Det vises til utbruddet av Taal-vulkanen sør for Manila. Filippinske myndigheter melder at det er fare for ytterligere utbrudd. Reisende oppfordres til å unngå området.
Norway and ASEAN upholding biodiversity
In a ceremonial tree planting in La Mesa Watershed today, Norway showed its commitment to protecting biodiversity and combating climate change in the ASEAN region.
Royal Norwegian Embassy in Manila Operations Schedule December - January
Please be advised on the operations schedule of the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Manila on the following dates:
8-Digit Telephone Number Migration Announcement
Starting 06 October 2019, Friday, the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Manila will be migrating all telephone numbers to 8-digit number format in compliance with the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) memorandum 10-10-2017.
Norway Supports Peace Building in Bangsamoro
During a recent visit to Mindanao, Norway’s Ambassador to the Philippines, Bjørn Jahnsen, visited project partners working on peace building in the region.
Norway Strengthens Gender-Responsive Peacemaking in PH
The Royal Norwegian Embassy in Manila partners with the Center for Peace Education (CPE) - Miriam College for the WePeace: Women in Peacekeeping project.
Opinion: Why must women prove themselves? by Ambassador Bjørn Jahnsen
By sheer stroke of serendipity, between her meetings in Zürich and commitments with the UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres in New York, Major General Kristin Lund agreed to speak at a Women in Peacekeeping seminar in Manila last week at the Philip
Women Peace Keepers Forum in Manila
The Women in Peacekeeping Forum took place at the DFA Home Office on 6 June 2019, organized by the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Manila, in partnership with the United Nations (UN) and the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA).
Important news about the EFTA-PH FTA
One year ago, the FTA between the Philippines and EFTA-countries (Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland) entered into force, and we are happy to report that it works on all sides.
Are you planning to travel to Norway and need a visa or residence permit?
Applications for a visitor’s visa or residence permit to Norway submitted in the Philippines are now sent to the Norwegian Embassy in Bangkok, Thailand, which has become a regional hub for immigration cases from Southeast Asia.
Scandinavian Film Festival
Davao City - Embassies of Denmark, Norway and Sweden in Manila, in partnership with the Film Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP) and SM Lanang Premiere, have come together for the first Scandinavian Film Festival in the Philippines.
Norway increases contribution to Green Climate Fund
Minister of International Development Dag-Inge Ulstein is giving priority to the Green Climate Fund as a channel for funding Norway’s climate-related efforts in developing countries in the coming years.
Karen Uhlenbeck first woman to win the Abel Prize
The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters has decided to award the Abel Prize in Mathematics for 2019 to Karen Keskulla Uhlenbeck of the University of Texas at Austin, USA “for her pioneering achievements in geometric partial differential equation
The Holberg Prize Names Scholar of Cultural History Paul Gilroy as 2019 Laureate
Today, the Holberg Prize—one of the largest international prizes awarded annually to an outstanding researcher in the arts and humanities, the social sciences, law or theology—named British cultural historian and postcolonial scholar Paul Gilroy its