Norway increased its contributions to the UN’s Central Emergency Relief Fund to record high levels in 2020 in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Author: Marit Fosse
The Nansen Refugee Award has gone to Mayerlín Vergara Pérez of Colombia for her work against gender-based violence against refugee children.
As the sea ice melts at a rapid pace, a global team of scientists has undertaken MOSAiC, the largest Arctic research expedition in history.
On July 17, the United Nations Human Rights Council concluded its 44th regular session after adopting 23 resolutions. Norway was satisfied with the outcome.
The World Meteorological Organization has warned that temperatures in Siberia have left parts of the Arctic warmer than Florida, fueling Arctic wildfires.
Marit Fosse interviews Norwegian Gry Kristiansen, a career United Nations administrative officer in the organization’s High Commissioner for Refugees.
Marit Fosse interviews Johan H. Andresen of the Norwegian Sovreign Wealth Fund in an exclusive article for The Norwegian American.
Marit Fosse interviews career Norwegian diplomat Mari Skaare, who was recently appointed chief of staff at the United Nations.
David Hebert is a music professor from the United States who lives and works in Bergen, the Norwegian music capital, where he teaches international music.
Marit Fosse interviews Norwegian Einar Bjørgo, chief of the UN’s satellite analysis organization, UNOSAT, which gathers data on global heritage sites.