Tagged: Ministry of Education and Research

Agreements on cooperation with Russia

The Norwegian Ministry of Education and Research and representatives of the Russian Federation has signed agreements on cooperation in higher education and meteorology. The agreements are completed in conjunction with Russian President Dmitry Medvedev’s...

Record-high Norwegian aid budget in time of crisis

The Norwegian Government proposes that NOK 27.4 billion should be allocated to development assistance in 2010. This is an increase of NOK 1.2 billion from 2009. “It is important that Norway maintains its development...

Ministry supporting the Norwegian knowledge economy

More lessons at primary school level and free homework assistance for the very youngest pupils, is part of the Ministry of Education and Research plan for 2010. The ministry is also offereing 5 600 extra higher education places...