Tagged: Eritrea

Eritrea return agreement unlikely

An interview with Norwegian Organization for Asylum Seekers Secretary General Anne-Magrit Austenå after the Justice Ministry’s visit to the country Michael Sandelson The Foreigner Michael Sandelson: What is your view regarding a return agreement...

969 asylum seekers in August

6304 people have sought asylum in Norway so far this year, which is almost a half compared to the same period in 2009. In August, 969 people searched for asylum, which is a small...

The high population increase continues

In the third quarter of 2009, Norway’s population increased by 17,100. Slightly more than 60 percent of the growth resulted from inward migration, but the birth surplus contributed more than last year – 39...