New citizenship law
The Storting (Norwegian parliament) has adopted a resolution that entitles anyone who is, or wishes to become, a Norwegian citizen to dual citizenship.
Stortinget har bestemt at dobbelt statsborgerskap skal bli tillatt for alle som er eller ønsker å bli norske borgere.
Norway takes over presidency of the Mine Ban Treaty
The Mine Ban Treaty is perhaps the most successful multilateral arms-related treaty inrecent times. It was adopted in Oslo on 18 September 1997 and signed by more than 100countries in Ottawa on 3 December the same year.
Learn Norwegian and spend a summer in Telemark
Norgesskolen is a two and a half week summer school in Norwegian language and culture. It is open to children/youth aged 9 to 18 from all over the world, both beginners and those with previous Norwegian knowledge.
World leaders pledge US$1 billion to transform health and nutrition of world’s poorest women, children and adolescents
The Global Financing Facility (GFF) in Support of Every Woman Every Child today announced US$1.
Human rights as a key component of Norway’s foreign and development Policy
Minister of Foreign Affairs Ine Eriksen Søreide's opening address at a seminar on freedom of speech and freedom of the press - a collaboration between Fritt Ord, The Norwegian Union of Journalists, Article 19 and the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Aff
Statement at the Our Ocean conference
Minister of Foreign Affairs Ine Eriksen Søreide's statement at the Our Ocean Conference in Indonesia 29 October.
Norway increases support for humanitarian response in Yemen
‘I am deeply concerned about the grave humanitarian situation in Yemen. A large proportion of the population is suffering from a shortage of food and malnutrition.
2019 National Budget: Priority given to countries affected by conflict and fragility, humanitarian assistance, and human rights
‘International institutions and joint solutions are under pressure. At the same time, global security challenges are becoming more complex.
Norway’s priorities for the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly
The 73rd session of the UN General Assembly will be formally opened on 18 September 2018 by the General Assembly’s newly elected President, Ecuadorean Foreign Minister María Fernanda Espinosa Garcés.