‘The crisis in Syria is having unspeakable consequences for millions of people in Syria and its neighbouring countries. The best way we can help is by providing direct assistance in Syria and the region. For this reason, Norway is now increasing its aid to Syria and the region to NOK 2.4 billion for 2016. We intend to maintain this high level of assistance and will provide a total of around NOK...

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Den norske ambassaden i Ottawa tilbyr praktikantopphold for én student høsten 2016 med varighet f.o.m. 1. august 2016 t.o.m. 31. januar 2017. Søknadsfristen er 24. februar 2016.

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HiOA International Summer School 18 June- 9 July 2016. Experience the summer in Oslo!

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International partnership launches $1.7 million EduApp4Syria prize to help Syrian children learn to read

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Ambassadors presented to Governor General  of Canada. 
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Her Excellency Anne Kari H. Ovind presented her Letter of Credence to His Excellency the Right Honorable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada on Tuesday January 26 2016.

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Her Excellency Anne Kari H. Ovind. 
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H.E. Anne Kari Hansen Ovind presented her credentials to the Right Honorable Governor General David Johnston on 26 January 2016 and became Norway’s Ambassador to Canada.

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The Ministry of Foreign Affairs is launching a new strategy today for efforts to promote freedom of expression. ‘Freedom of expression and independent media are under growing pressure. Norway is therefore strengthening its international work in this field,’ said Minister of Foreign Affairs Børge Brende.

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This weekend Their Majesties King Harald and Queen Sonja mark the 25th anniversary of their ascension to the Norwegian throne.

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Join us in celebrating the winter season with the Governor General at Rideau Hall!

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2016 marks both the 20th anniversary of the Arctic Council and the 10th anniversary of Arctic Frontiers. The conference taking place in Tromsø, Norway, on 24-28 January is considered to be the most significant conference on Arctic issues. The Canadian presence has always been strong and this year includes participants from Global Affairs Canada, Polar Knowledge Canada, as well as the universiti...

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