The Royal Norwegian embassy had the pleasure of assisting students from Prince Sultan University, who wanted to represent Norway in their International day. Their stand included the traditional Norwegian almond cake, waffles, Norwegian brown chees, salmon, a big Viking ship, Viking helmet and sword and much more. See the photoes that the students took themself during the event.
This week the Norwegian Ministry of Justice and Public Security introduced new guidelines regarding the processing of asylum applications from persons who travel from Russia to Norway. According to Norwegian regulations, asylum seekers who travel to Norway after residing in a country where they already had protection or could seek protection can be rejected without an ordinary asylum...
Menneskerettighetene er under press mange steder i verden. Samtidig er det dokumentert at selskaper som integrerer menneskerettigheter, høye anti-korrupsjonsstandarder og miljømessige hensyn er mer lønnsomme på lengre sikt. Jeg er derfor glad for å kunne lansere en nasjonal handlingsplan for næringsliv og menneskerettigheter, sier utenriksminister Børge Brende.
On June 4–5, Norway hosted one of the regional follow-up conferences on Countering Violent Extremism in Oslo. Over 300 young representatives and government officials from all over Europe met to give their advice on how to stem the tide against radicalism and violent extremism.
Children who have been in Norway for a long period can now have a chance to have their case reconsidered Some forcibly returned children who have stayed in Norway for a long period can now have their cases reconsidered. The new scheme applies to a limited group of children and their families. The family can request the Immigration Appeals Board (UNE) to reconsider its case. UNE will examine in...