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Interview with Jan Egeland, Executive Director of the Norwegian Institute of International Affairs (NUPI) Marit Fosse Norwegian American Weekly We recently sat down for an interview with Jan Egeland, former U.N. Humanitarian Coordinator and...

Crown Prince Haakon attends dignity event in Geneva

Global Dignity Day will be observed for the second year in a row on Oct. 20. Crown Prince Haakon visited Geneva October 13-14 and spoke about his work with the Global Dignity initiative to an...

Norway’s participation in the UN Human Rights Council

Norway’s Permanent Representative to the UN in Geneva, Bente Angell-Hansen, delivered Norway’s opening statement as a member of the UN Human Rights Council on Sept. 15. In her statement Angell-Hansen set the tone of...

Norwegian foreign minister condemns Iran’s president

Oslo/Geneva April 20- Norwegian Foreign Minister Jonas Gahr Støre on Monday “strongly rejected” remarks by Iran’s President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad at a United Nations conference on racism and discrimination. “I strongly reject the previous speaker’s...