2016-12-01 ‘It is very positive that the peace agreement in Colombia has now been finally approved by the Colombian Congress. This means that it can enter into force, and that the important work to implement what the parties have agreed on can begin. It is vital that all those who want to see an end to the long conflict actively support the agreement,’ said Minister of Foreign Affairs Børge...

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November 18 saw the closing workshop for the Phase 2 of the Sino-Norwegian Cooperative Project on Persistent Organic Pollutants (SiNoPOP 2). The Embassy participated and an opening speech was held by Tor Skudal, Counsellor on Environment.

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Photo: Guri Dahl.

“Polar Explorers of Today” is the topic of an Arctic seminar taking place in Beijing on December 6. Don’t miss this opportunity to meet three famous polar explorers from Norway and USA, who will speak about their experiences of exploration and research in the Arctic. The fascinating photo exhibition “On Thin Ice” will also be featured.

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Young Marcus Kleveland of Norway went all the way to the top at the 6th Air+Style Big Air competition this weekend, November 19. The 17 year-old continued his winning streak from the Big Air Milano competition 2 weeks ago.

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Årets julegudstjeneste arrangeres lørdag 10. desember i residensen til den norske ambassaden.

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One of Norway's finest live acts Popface is returning to China as part of their latest Asia tour. During their first time in China, August 2015, the band made their China debut with 11 concerts in various cities. Their passionate live performance was considered one of the best acts of the year by many venues and fans.

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Photo: Petter Foss.

2016-11-15 ‘Six million children in Syria are in urgent need of humanitarian assistance. Norway is again increasing its education efforts for children and youth, as well as support to pregnant and other women affected by the conflict,’ said Minister of Foreign Affairs Børge Brende.

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