Børge Brende delivering the Norwegian Statement at ECOSOC's HLPF Ministerial Dialouge. 
Photo: Emilie N Everett.Børge Brende delivering the Norwegian Statement at ECOSOC's HLPF Ministerial Dialouge. Photo: Emilie N Everett

The second meeting of the High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development is taking place at the UN headquarters these days. In addition to the participation of Norway’s Foreign Minister, Børge Brende, representatives from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Oslo and the Norwegian Mission to the UN are also partaking in this important forum.

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Photo: UN Photo Albert González Farran .

Prime Minister Erna Solberg is visiting South Africa, Malawi and Rwanda this week to promote the right of children to education and healthcare, and to help to intensify efforts to meet the UN Millennium Development Goal on poverty reduction.

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Professor Kirsten Sandberg, the candidate for Norway and the other Nordic countries, was today re-elected as member of the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child. ‘I would like to congratulate Professor Sandberg, one of our foremost experts in the field of children’s rights, on her re-election as member of the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child,’ said Minister of Foreign Affairs Børge...

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DPR Tine Mørch Smith at the global launch of the UNDP report. 
Photo: NorwayUN/Mariken B. Harbitz .

- Public administration is of the people, by the people and for the people. To have women represented at all levels of public administration helps to promote a culture where women – and girls – are met with due respect and care, urged DPR of Norway Mrs. Tine Smith at today’s Global Launch of UNDPs report on Gender Equality in Public Administration.

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Statement by Ambassador Tine Mørch Smith, Chargé d’Affaires a.i., at the Security Council Open Meeting on the situation in the Middle East, including the Palestinian question.

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Statement held by Foreign Minister Børge Brende at ECOSOC's High Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development.

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Photo: NorwayUN / Mariken B. Harbitz .

Statement by Tine Mørch Smith on behalf of Norway at the Ecosoc Humanitarian Affairs General Discussion on June 25.

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Norwegian statement at the seventh session of the Conference of State Parties to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. Held by Minister Counsellor Susan Eckey on June 12.

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This statement was held by Norwegian Foreign Minister Børge Brende on behalf of the Nordic Countries. The statement was held at the High Level meeting on Human Rights and the Rule of Law in the Post 2015 Agenda.

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