New Special Envoy to the GRP-NDFP Peace Process
The Norwegian diplomat Idun Tvedt is appointed as the new special envoy to the peace process between the Government of the Philippines (GRP) and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP).
New Minister of Foreign Affairs
In a session of the Council of State today, the King has made changes in the Norwegian Government.
Norway to step up funding to alleviate humanitarian crises
The Government proposes an increase in humanitarian funding to an unprecedented level. ‘Never before have so many people been affected by wars, conflicts and natural disasters.
Norway’s peace and reconciliation efforts to be stepped up
‘Norwegian engagement in peace and reconciliation work is more important than ever, and the Government is proposing to step up these efforts in 2018.
NOK 150 million for development programme to combat plastic and other marine litter
‘Norway intends to take the lead in ocean affairs internationally. Marine litter, including plastics, has become one of the most serious environmental problems of our time.
Norway’s priorities for the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly
The 72nd session of the UN General Assembly convened on 12 September 2017. The high-level week began on 18 September.
One year closer
Status report for Norway's progress towards the implementation of the 2030 Agenda
Government increases support for sexual and reproductive health
'Norway is one of the largest donors to gender equality and women's health efforts, but the needs in this area are still great.
New round of peace talks between Philippine Government and NDFP
The Philippine Government and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) will meet for a new round of peace talks in the town of Noordwijk in the Netherlands May 27 to June 1.
10th Anniversary of SN Aboitiz Power – Magat, Inc.
‘I commend the SN Power – Aboitiz Power Group for its great work in the energy sector.
The future course of Norwegian security policy
The Government will continue the main lines of Norwegian security policy, strengthen cooperation with Europe, and intensify Norway’s efforts in Europe’s southern neighbourhood.