Tagged: Pakistan

Telenor Becomes Norwegian Red Cross' Key Partner

Telenor and the Norwegian Red Cross have signed an agreement making Telenor a Red Cross’ key partner for the next three years. The agreement is worth at least NOK 9 million. “The flood disaster...

Norway gives NOK 30 million to flood-ravaged Pakistan

Pakistan is experiencing its worst floods in 80 years. According to the UN, over a million people are affected by the flooding, and reports suggest that almost 1100 people have lost their lives. “Norway...

Foreign Minister Støre in Islamabad for political talks

Foreign Minister Jonas Gahr Støre is visiting Pakistan today for talks with the Pakistani authorities, including Prime Minister Gilani and Foreign Minister Qureshi. “Our relations with Pakistan are important for Norway. Given the large...

Stones Into Schools

Book Tour for Greg Mortenson touches Seattle John Erik Stacy 5 Dec 2009 Talk at SPU describes education need and payoff in rural Pakistan and Afganistan Greg Mortenson, author of the highly influential book...