Tagged: UN Millennium Development Goals

World’s Largest Inland Delta

On Nov. 12, 2009, His Royal Highness Crown Prince Haakon visited the Okavango Delta as part of his three-day trip to Botswana under the auspices of UNDP (United Nations Development Program) Under the shade...

Record-high Norwegian aid budget in time of crisis

The Norwegian Government proposes that NOK 27.4 billion should be allocated to development assistance in 2010. This is an increase of NOK 1.2 billion from 2009. “It is important that Norway maintains its development...

His Royal Highness Crown Prince Haakon visits UMB

The Norwegian Crown Prince visited the University of Life Sciences (UMB) in Ås on Sept. 18 to lecture and answer questions related to dignity and poverty. Crown Prince Haakon has for years been concerned...