Outgoing Norwegian Ambassador assures stronger No-Ph bilateral ties
Outgoing Norwegian Ambassador to the Philippines Erik Førner expressed his strong confidence for a stronger bilateral relationship between the Philippines and Norway.
Government wants Arctic internet
Today, broadband coverage in the High North is poor and unstable. The Government now wants Norwegian satellites to make broadband communications available in the Arctic.
Norway and Switzerland project boost in economic relations after Senate concurrence on EFTA-Ph FTA
Manila -- Norwegian Ambassador Erik Førner and Swiss Ambassador Andrea Reichlin lauded the Philippine Senate for the successful concurrence of the ratification of the Free Trade Agreement (FTA) betwe
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