Tagged: International Development

Solheim congratulates new Director for Development Policy

Hege Hertzberg (50) has been appointed Director for Development Policy in the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Minister of the Environment and International Development Erik Solheim commented: “I congratulate Ms Hertzberg on this appointment,...

Education for all becoming harder to achieve

Millions of children could miss the opportunity to go to school as a result of the financial crisis. The United Nations sounds the alarm in a new report on education. Lower economic growth and...

Solheim welcomes agreement on referendum in Sudan

“It is now important that the parties to the conflict in Sudan do their utmost to resolve the remaining problems and ensure implementation of all parts of the Comprehensive Peace Agreement,” said Minister of...