Facts & Figures

The 71st session of the UN General Assembly will open with a week of high-level meetings beginning on 19 September. Members of Norway’s delegation, which is headed by Prime Minister Erna Solberg, will participate in a large number of bilateral and multilateral meetings during the high-level week. Read more

Photo: Forsvarets Mediesenter/Taral Jensen.

Since 1945, Norway has participated in more than twenty-five UN peacekeeping operations. More than 50,000 Norwegian troops have served in these operations. Today, Norway’s involvement in UN-mandated and UN peacekeeping operations is focused in Mali, South-Sudan and the Middle East. Read more