Sri Lankan Foreign Secretary visits Norway
Norway and Sri Lanka held Foreign Secretary consultations in Oslo Monday 11 December.
Press Release: International community joins Norway in supporting human rights defenders
UN Member States unanimously endorsed the free and independent role of human rights defenders at the UN today. ‘The international community has sent a strong signal.
Ambassadors visit to the North
Ambassador of Norway Thorbjørn Gaustadsæther recently made a visit to newly released Myladi harbour area and newly resettled Thellipalai Divisional Secretariat area in Jaffna District.
New Minister of Foreign Affairs
In a session of the Council of State today, the King has made changes in the Norwegian Government.
Call for proposal for consultancy assignment
The Norwegian Embassy in Colombo invites qualified and competent individual consultants and companies to submit proposal on advisory services on financial management, financial quality control and assessment of audit reports.
Norwegian Pension Fund doubles its investments in Sri Lanka
Norwegian Government Pension Fund Global, started investing in Sri Lanka in 2015. The fund has more than doubled its investment in Sri Lanka by end of 2016.
Announcing Ibsen Scholarships 2017
The Scholarships are applicable to individual artists, theatre companies, organizations and institutions.
Prime Minister Solberg’s visit to Sri Lanka
Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg was welcomed with a grand ceremony at the presidential secretariat on August 12th.
Norway supports Sri Lankan fishery sector with 2,5 million USD
Agreements for two new fishery projects has been signed by Norway and Sri Lanka. The new agreements includes assistance in developing a fishery policy for Sri Lanka and fish stock assessment of the Sri Lankan coast.
Resettlement of farmers in North
Sellappa Sivanesan aged 47, a father of two from Tellipalai, Jaffna was forced to leave his home in 1990 due to the conflict. At the time he was just 19 and still in school. They were displaced several times in the next years.
Praktikantplass ved ambassaden i Colombo - høsten 2017 og våren 2018
Den norske ambassaden i Colombo lyser nå ut to praktikantplasser, for henholdsvis høsten 2017 og våren 2018. Søknadsfrist er 21. mai 2017, med tiltredelsesdato 7. august og 8. Januar.