MC11 Ministerial Declaration on Fossil Fuel Subsidy Reform
At the WTO’s 11th Ministerial Conference in Buenos Aires, 12 WTO members signed a Ministerial Declaration encouraging reform and phasing out of fossil fuel subsidies.
Education in crisis: No one left behind
Education in crises is a priority for Norway. On 13 December 2017, Norway’s Permanent Representative to the UN, Ambassador Hans Brattskar, chaired a discussion on this topic during the High Commissioner of Refugees’ annual “Protection Dialogue”.
Including the voice of refugees in the Global Compact
How do we ensure that refugee priorities remain central to the Global Compact on Refugees? This was one of the key questions when Norway and the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) hosted a panel debate on refugee priorities for the Global Compact.
WTO members unite in support of the multilateral trading system in Buenos Aires
This week at the 11th Ministerial Conference of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) in Buenos Aires, Norway and 43 other WTO members from developed and developing countries joined in a Ministerial Statement affirming their support for the multilateral
WTO members join forces in Buenos Aires to empower women through trade
Yesterday at the WTO’s 11th Ministerial Conference in Buenos Aires, 118 WTO members and observers joined together in support of the Ministerial Declaration on trade and women’s economic empowerment, seeking to economically empower women through parti
- Challenging times for trade and globalisation
- The world needs a strong multilateral trading system that can be the foundation for justice, equality and transparency in international trade, said Minister of Foreign Affairs Ine Eriksen Søreide when she delivered the Norwegian main statement yest