News and events
Norway supporting efforts to fight cholera outbreak in Yemen
‘The cholera outbreak in Yemen comes on top of an armed conflict and famine that are affecting a large proportion of the population.
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.
Increased support for religious minorities
‘Religious minorities are particularly vulnerable in situations of war and conflict, and are overrepresented among those living in extreme poverty.
Norway increases humanitarian support to Yemen
‘The humanitarian situation in Yemen is very dramatic. Immense suffering is being inflicted on the civilian population.
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.
Norway provides NOK 673 million to fight famine in Yemen, South Sudan, Somalia and Nigeria
More than 20 million people in four countries are on the brink of famine. 'We are facing the worst humanitarian catastrophe in the history of the UN. Nearly 1.4 million children are at risk of starving to death.