News and Events
Oceans – the Key to the Future
Norway’s sights turn to the sea the week of June 4, 2017, as the United Nations’ Ocean Conference kicks off in New York, and World Oceans Day is observed around the globe.
The Fight Against Illegal Fishing Can Be Won
The world suffers an annual loss of USD 83 billion to overfishing, illegal fishing and a lack of sustainable fish stocks management. Illegal and criminal activities in fisheries must be combated, and this must be done globally.
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.