Redd Barna wants to use war oil money

Save the Children NTB Redd Barna, Save the Children Norway, is opposed to parts of the budget for aid to developing countries being spent on refugee work in Norway and believes that increased oil revenues as a result of the Ukraine war should be used instead. “The refugee response in Norway should be financed by the increased oil revenues as a result of the war in Ukraine,” said Birgitte Lange, Secretary-General of Redd Barna in a press release. The backdrop for the discussion is the government’s package for Norway’s management of the Ukraine war crisis, in which NOK 10.7 billion has been set aside for measures to deal with Ukrainian w
Become a subscriber to keep reading and gain access to 1000s of articles! Digital subscriptions start at $7 for one month of access, and a one-year digital subscription is only $30. Subscribe Check out our subscriber plans
Already a subscriber? Log in here
Avatar photo

NTB

NTB (Norsk Telegrambyrå), the Norwegian News Agency, is a press agency and wire service that serves most of the largest Norwegian media outlets. The agency is located in Oslo and has bureaus in Brussels, Belgium, and Tromsø in northern Norway

You may also like...