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 draft resolution was put forward by Norway, which chaired the negotiations.
Norwegian resolution on internally displaced persons adopted in the UN
More than 40 million persons are displaced in their own countries due to conflict. Norway has put forward a resolution on internally displaced persons, which was adopted in the UN today. ‘This resolution is important.
Surviving Terrorism: Victims' Voices from Norway
UN Office of Counter-Terrorism release the first film in a documentary series aimed to show how surviving victims of terrorism can help shape effective strategies to counter terrorism and help other victims with their recovery.
Increased humanitarian aid to Ethiopia
‘The humanitarian situation in parts of Ethiopia is dire as a result of long-term drought,’ said Minister of Foreign Affairs Ine Eriksen Søreide.
Extension of rotation for transport aircraft to Mali
Norway, together with Denmark, Belgium and Portugal have signed a new Letter of Intent prolonging the air transport services to the UN mission in Mali from November 2018 until November 2020.