Statement of the UN LGBT Core Group on the attack in Orlando.

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Norway will host the sixth World Congress Against the Death Penalty in Oslo, 21-23 June 2016.

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Norway’s Hilde Frafjord Johnson hands the review of the UN Police Division to the Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. 
Photo: UN Photo/Evan Schneider .

“The work of the UN Police Division need to be changed significantly. We need a real paradigm shift», says Norway’s Hilde Frafjord Johnson. She and Niger’s Ambassador Abdallah Wafy co-chaired the team tasked with the important police review.

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Children listen to their teacher at the Zaatari Refugee Camp, located near Mafraq, Jordan, which has grown to house nearly 80,000 Syrian refugees since it opened in 2012. UNICEF has established nine school complexes at the settlement to ensure seats for the 28,000 school age children living at the camp.
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Photo:  UN Photo/Mark Garten.

A new fund for education in emergencies, Education Cannot Wait, will be launched at the world Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul today.

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In Syria, one in four schools are damaged, destroyed or occupied for military purposes or to host displaced families. An estimated over two million children are out of school. 
Photo: ©UNICEF.

Norway provides NOK 400 million (appx 48 million USD) for education in Syria and its neighbouring countries.

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Jane Holl Lute (centre), UN Special Coordinator on improving the United Nations response to sexual exploitation and abuse visits Bambari, Central African Republic (CAR). 
Photo: UN Photo/Nektarios Markogiannis.

Norway supports UN trust fund for victims of sexual exploitation and abuse by UN personnel.

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Statement by Monica Svenskerud from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Norway, as a joint statement by Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden to UNICEF Executive Board Annual Session. On evaluation reports and management perspective and response. Given on the 15th of June 2016.

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Statement by Monica Svenskerud from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Norway, as a joint statement by Australia, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Italy, Norway, Switzerland, Sweden, the United Kingdom and the United States of America to the UNICEF Executive Board Annual Session. On the midterm review of the UNICEF integrated budget, 2014 -2017. Given on the 15th of June 2016.

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Statement by May Elin Stener at the UNICEF Executive Board Annual Session 2016, on the 14th of June. Report on the midterm review of the Strategic plan, 2014-2017. Annual report of the Executive Director, 2015: performance and results, including a report on the implementation of the quadrennial comprehensive policy review.

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Statement by Ms. Tone Skogen, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, 9 June 2016.

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Joint statement by Australia, Germany, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom and United States of America on Midterm review of the UNDP integrated budget, delivered by Mr. Andreas Danevad, 8 June 2016.

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Statement on UNDP segment, Annual Report of the Administrator by H.E. Ms. May-Elin Stener, 8 June 2016.

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Joint statement by Ambassador May-Elin Stener at the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues on the process concerning ways to enable the participation of indigenous peoples’ representatives and institutions on issues affecting them, 18 May 2016.

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Statement by Børge Brende, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Norway, to the Security Councils open debate on: Threats to international peace and security caused by terrorist acts. Countering the narratives and ideologies of terrorism. Given on the 11th of May 2016.

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Opening statement by Foreign Minister Børge Brende at the side-event on Women and Mediation: Experiences in Ensuring Wider Participation of Women in Peace Processes, 11 May 2016.

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