Photo: M.B. Haga, MFA.Photo: M.B. Haga, MFA

2016-04-27 The Ministry of Foreign Affairs is today signing a three-year agreement with Save the Children on education in situations of crisis and conflict. 'Support for education in crises and conflicts is more important than ever. In addition to signing this agreement, we are also giving NOK 63 million to Save the Children's education efforts in Syria and Iraq,' said Minister of Foreign Affai...

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Photo: Klubb Norge.

Klubb Norge Beijing, the Norwegian Club, has issued a invitation for the celebration of the Norwegian National Day in Beijing on May 17. The Norwegian National Day is celebrated on this day each year in commemoration of the signing of the Norwegian constitution.

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Photo: Norwegian embassy in China.

Last week Mongolia hosted a kickoff assembly for a series of meetings that will lead up to the final 11th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM11) summit in July. From the 21st to the 22th of April, 147 participants from 32 countries gathered for the Asia-Europe Parliamentary Partnership Meeting (ASEP9) in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. Bjørn Jahnsen, a media adviser seconded by Norway, was assisting Mongolia in t...

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Photo: Shanghai Translation Publishing House .

After the launch of the Norwegian contemporary playwright Jon Fosse’s first Chinese edition Someone Is Going To Come (volume I of his plays) published in Shanghai in 2014, the second collection of his plays will be released to the Chinese audience in April 2016.

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Photo: Arctic Business.

Launched in 2013, the Arctic Business initiative is a partnership between Norwegian Shipowners’ Association, DNV GL, Kongsberg and Statoil.

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Invited by the Polar Research Institute of China in Shanghai (PRIC), the Norwegian Consul General Mr. Øyvind Stokke and his colleague Ge Lingfei (Fei) attended the seminar on China-Nordic polar cooperation hosted by the China-Nordic Arctic Research Centre (CNARC) on 14 April 2016.

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Photo: CropWildRelatives.org.

2016-04-15 ‘The Crop Wild Relatives project is playing an important part in implementing the Paris Agreement on climate change and promoting achievement of the new sustainable development goals, particularly Goal 2 on food security and nutrition,’ said Minister of Foreign Affairs Børge Brende, when he signed an agreement on 14 April pledging Norwegian support to the last phase of the 10-year...

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