Tagged: Norway Mission to the UN

The right to clean drinking water

30/07/2010 // Norway supports UN efforts to establish the right to clean drinking water and sanitation. Every year more children die of diseases caused by contaminated drinking water than of Aids, malaria and measles...

Annual report of the UN emergency fund

30/07/2010 // Last year, the UN’s Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) supported 466 projects in 51 countries. Norway contributed with about USD 43 million, or 11% of the total, according to CERF’s annual report...

UN High-level Advisory Group on Climate Change

13/07/2010 // The Prime Minister of Norway, Mr. Jens Stoltenberg, co-chaired the UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon’s High-level Advisory Group on Climate Change Financing 12-13 July 2010, alongside the Ethiopian Prime Minister, Mr. Meles...

Norway co-hosts debate on rights of sexual minorities

Human rights violations based on sexual orientation and gender identity is the topic of a panel debate that Norway organizes together with the UN Permanent Missions of Argentina, Brazil, Croatia, France and the Netherlands...