The agreement was signed 27 April by Secretary General in Save the Children, Tove R. Wang, and Assistant Director General in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ingunn Vatne. The agreement was signed 27 April by Secretary General in Save the Children, Tove R. Wang, and Assistant Director General in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ingunn Vatne.

Norway is continuing to step up its effort to promote education for children in areas affected by crisis and conflict

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Experience Norwegian jazz in Istanbul

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‘The earthquake has severely affected over a million people in Ecuador. There is an urgent need to get aid to the affected areas, and Norway is providing NOK 15 million for this purpose,’ said Minister of Foreign Affairs Børge Brende.   In addition to the ongoing search and rescue efforts, there is a great need for shelter, water, food and other forms of emergency aid, following the earthquak

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‘I condemn today’s terrorist attacks in Brussels in the strongest possible terms. My thoughts and sympathy are with those who have been hit by the attacks and their families. We stand together with Belgium and the Belgian people,’ said Minister of Foreign Affairs Børge Brende.

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Sommerskole for norske barn bosatt i utlandet

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The standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and Defense of the Norwegian parliament visited Turkey and northern Iraq 2-4 March 2016.

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Safe access to some humanitarian cases through the humanitarian passage in Boustan al Qasar - Aleppo. 
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Norway is earmarking NOK 40 million for efforts to help people with disabilities and to combat sexual violence in humanitarian crises. ‘Certain groups are more vulnerable than others in situations of war and conflict. Norway will intensify its efforts to prevent violence and injury, and to help those who are affected,’ said Minister of Foreign Affairs Børge Brende.

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Norway supports UNHCR in Syria and its neighbors

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NAV Internasjonalt opphører å eksistere 31.12.2016

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‘Through our cooperation with the Norwegian Refugee Council, we assist people who have had to flee their homes in some of the areas of the world that have been worst hit by conflict and crisis. The Norwegian Refugee Council is one of our most important partners in our efforts to alleviate the crisis in Syria,’ said Minister of Foreign Affairs Børge Brende.

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Watch Norwegian director Joachim Trier's Cannes-film in movie theatres now.

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