Tagged: Millennium Development Goals

Norway signs Nagoya Protocol on biodiversity

Norway has signed the Nagoya Protocol to the Convention on Biological Diversity, the most important global environmental agreement since the turn of the millennium. “I am very pleased that the international community has succeeded...

Norway's statement in the General Debate

Norway’s statement in the General debate was presented by Norway’s Deputy Permanent Representative, Ambassador Tine Mørch Smith. Among the issues raised in the statement were Norway’s commitment to achieving the Millennium Development Goals, in...

Norway’s speech at the UN General Assembly

Global cooperation crucial to achieving development targets, nations tell UN Norway’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Jonas Gahr Støre, delivered Norway’s statement to the 64th General Assembly on Tuesday September 29. Meeting the Millennium Development...

Norwegian Crown Prince Couple attends CGI in NYC

“Who are they?” asked curious New Yorkers, when noticing the media crew crowding around Norway’s Crown Prince and Princess on a busy midtown sidewalk on Sept. 24. By Berit Hessen – Norwegian American Weekly Their...