The Norwegian Government has taken the initiative to convene an international donor conference for Syria, which will be held in London in early February. Norway, the UK, Germany, Kuwait and the UN are the joint hosts. ‘The war in Syria has caused immense humanitarian suffering. There is an urgent need for more funding to alleviate the humanitarian suffering in Syria and its neighbouring...
In response to the large number of asylum seekers, it has been proposed that the Ministry of Justice and Public Security should be able to give general instructions to the Immigration Appeals Board, and that the police should be given greater powers to detain asylum seekers in cases where it is likely that they will be returned to a safe third country.
Det norske konsulatet i Alanya har innført vinteråpning av konsulatet f.o.m. 9. november 2015.
A delegation amounting representatives from the Norwegian Directorate for Child, Youth and Family Affairs visited the Turkish Ministry of Family and Social Policies in relation of a workshop-visit to Turkey.
The Norwegian movie 'Kon Tiki' will be screened during the Istanbul Biennale's Cinema programme Thursday 15th of October.