News and events
Prime Minister Solberg: “The SDGs are the roadmap to the future we want”
Norway’s Prime Minister, Ms. Erna Solberg, stressed the importance of international cooperation, gender equality and decent work while advocating the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Brussels.
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.