Tagged: development aid

Norway increases aid to Haiti

The Government has proposed increased funding to Haiti in its revised budget for 2010. The earthquake in Haiti on 12 January 2010 hit the country hard, in both human and economic terms. Norway wishes...

Norway pledges USD 100 million in assistance to Haiti

Norway will provide assistance totalling NOK 800 million (USD 100 million) to Haiti over the next four years. The announcement was made by State Secretary Ingrid Fiskaa at the International Donors’ Conference Towards a...

Norwegian development research on the offensive

Relevance, a broad thematic scope and the utility of the research results in terms of informing policy formulation are key considerations for the Research Council’s major development program, Norway – A Global Partner (NORGLOBAL)....