Sovereign wealth funds in new climate initiative
A working group of representatives from a number of sovereign wealth funds has been established at the One Planet Summit in Paris. The group will look into what investors can do to address the financial risks posed by climate change.
Troika Statement on Peace Process in South Sudan
The text of the following statement was issued jointly by the Governments of the United States of America, the United Kingdom and Norway.
Closer cooperation with Latvia
On Thurs., Dec. 14, 2017, Norway and Latvia signed memorandums of understanding under the EEA and Norway Grants amounting to EUR 102.1 million. Research and innovation and climate and environment are key priority areas.
Norway to provide NOK 420 million to the UN emergency response fund in 2018
Dec. 8, 2017 | 'Norway will increase its contribution to the Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) from NOK 380 million to NOK 420 million a year for the next four years.
Norway Continues Support for UN Refugee Agency
Dec. 6, 2017 | Norway announced today that it will provide NOK 350 million in core funding for the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) in 2018.