Tagged: UNDP

World’s Largest Inland Delta

On Nov. 12, 2009, His Royal Highness Crown Prince Haakon visited the Okavango Delta as part of his three-day trip to Botswana under the auspices of UNDP (United Nations Development Program) Under the shade...

Norway and UNDP stepping up to stop armed violence

Every day, armed violence kills more than 2000 people. The vast majority are civilians.  Backed by Norway, UNDP (United Nations Development Programme) is stepping up to support affected governments in their efforts to reduce the...

Norway again rated top country to live in

Norway has again been rated as the best country in the world to live in on the United Nations Development Index. Australia is second on the UNDP ranking list, and Iceland third. All the...

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...

Crown Prince and Princess of Norway to appear on CNN

On Monday Sept. 28, HRH Crown Prince Haakon and Crown Princess Mette-Marit of Norway will be interviewed on “Amanpour”, which had its premier on CNN Sept. 21. The program featuring the royal couple will air at 3 p.m. (ET) on...