Tagged: Jens Stoltenberg

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg

Stoltenberg stays

Norwegian Jens Stoltenberg reappointed NATO Secretary General M. Michael Brady Asker, Norway On Dec. 12, the North Atlantic Council announced an extension of Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg’s mandate by two years, so he will...

A very close race

While a large number of Norwegians want Erna Solberg as the next Prime Minister, Jens Stoltenberg also has popular support Staff Compilation While it seems that most Norwegians trust Erna Solberg (Conservative Party) to...

Apologies on Holocaust Day

On Jan. 27, Norway issued apology for arrests and deportations of Jews On Jan. 27, recognized as International Holocaust Remembrance Day, Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg joined many other world leaders in issuing a statement....

Prime Minister at High-Level Meeting on Libya

The UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon hosted a High-Level Meeting on Libya on Tuesday, September 20 on the margins of the UN General Assembly. Norway’s Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg delivered the following address during the...

Norway asks the UN to release frozen Libyan funds

Norway sent an application to the UN Sanctions Committee on Libya yesterday asking for Libyan funds that have been frozen in Norway since March this year to be released. “There are grave humanitarian needs...

Stoltenberg: "Freedom of speech will be our weapon"

On Monday August 1st, Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg addressed the Norwegian parliament, Stortinget, during the memorial for victims of the tragedy of 22 July, 2011. Your Majesty, Your Royal Highness, Mr President, The Norwegian...

Efforts for women produce results

Norwegian Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg and Special Adviser Tore Godal from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs have been included on a list of the 100 most inspiring people with regard to UN Millennium Development...

A new era for Sudan

“The referendum on independence  for South Sudan  is a historic watershed for Sudan. It is also of great importance to the region and to Africa as a whole,” said Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg. The...

Norway welcomes agreement in Cancun

“I am pleased that a final agreement has been adopted at the UN Climate Change Conference in Mexico. This in an important step forward in the fight against climate change,” said Prime Minister Jens...