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Norway tops UN list on development

Norway is again ranked the best country. At UN overview of countries with the highest development Norway ranks before Australia, Switzerland, Germany and Denmark. On…




Deeyah goodwill ambassador for UN

The Norwegian human rights activist, film director and record producer Deeyah Khan  (39) has been appointed goodwill ambassador for the United Nations. It is the…


Plan for climate financing praised

Developing countries have welcomed a plan for rich countries’ to help finance climate actions in developing countries, according to climate minister Vidar Helgesen. This week…







Erik Solheim: Thank you, Erna!

Erik Solheim, the newly appointed head of the UN Environment Programme, praises Prime Minister Erna Solberg for the continued Norwegian commitment to the preservation of…



World gathers for humanitarian summit

125 million people in the world need help, says UN, as they call together the world’s first humanitarian summit. “Climate change, inequality, conflict, and poverty…