News and events
New Minister of Foreign Affairs
In a session of the Council of State today, the King has made changes in the Norwegian Government.
Support for the creative sector in Tanzania
The Royal Norwegian Embassy has committed to support the creative sector in Tanzania through a new agreement with Nafasi Art Space and the dance school MuDa Africa.
NOK 1.3 billion increase in aid budget for 2018
‘The Government’s proposed aid budget for 2018 is bigger than ever before and amounts to NOK 35.1 billion. This is NOK 1.3 billion more than in 2017.
NOK 7.7 billion to global health and education
‘Education and health are essential for sustainable development and poverty reduction in all countries. The Government will continue to increase funding for global health and education and is proposing a total allocation of NOK 7.
World Day Against the Death Penalty
World Day Against the Death Penalty was marked yesterday, October 10th, for the 15th year in a row, with events all over the world. 'The death penalty is irreversible.