Suspension of export licences to the United Arab Emirates
On the basis of a comprehensive assessment of the situation in Yemen and the increasing risks associated with the United Arab Emirates’ military engagement in the country, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs decided on 19 December 2017 to suspend licence
Norway increases humanitarian support to Yemen
‘The humanitarian situation in Yemen is very dramatic. Immense suffering is being inflicted on the civilian population.
Norway's priorities for UNGA72
Read more about Norway’s priorities for the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly.
Joint statement by the Foreign Ministers of the TIPH contributing countries
“The TIPH will close down in an orderly, safe and dignified manner within a realistic timeframe”, says the FM.
The largest study locations in Norway
A total of 277 500 students were enrolled in higher eduation in Norway for the academic year 2017/2018. Another 15 500 students were studying abroad.
Utenriksministeren møtte menneskerettighetsorganisasjoner
Tema for møtet var Menneskerettighetsrådets landhøring av Norge, som skal finne sted våren 2019.
Foreign Minister fears greater instability in Middle East following opening of embassy
'I am concerned that the US decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital could lead to greater instability in the region and make it more difficult to bring the parties to the negotiating table.
Foreign Minister concerned about spiralling violence
'I am deeply concerned about the spiral of violence we are now seeing on the border between Israel and Gaza.
Norway allocates additional NOK 116 million to humanitarian assistance
‘Norway’s humanitarian budget has never been bigger than it is now, but the needs created by the world’s humanitarian crises are continuing to grow. The Government has therefore proposed increasing the humanitarian budget by NOK 116 million.
Norskopplæring for norske barn bosatt i utlandet
Globalskolen er et undervisningstilbud i norsk, samfunnsfag og RLE for norske barn i grunnskolealder som er bosatt i utlandet.
Norwegian Government increases humanitarian aid to Gaza
In response to the acute humanitarian situation, Norway is providing an additional NOK 15 million in humanitarian aid to Gaza.