General Assembly: Plenary

Published 9/23/2011 // 

This statement was given to the General Assembly on the 22th of September 2011. It was given by the Norwegian Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Espen Barth Eide. A world free of nuclear weapons is a longstanding objective of Norway’s foreign policy.

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Published 9/23/2011 // 

This statement was given to the General Assembly on the 22th of September 2011. It was given by the Norwegian Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Espen Barth Eide. Norway remains fully committed to the fight against racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance.

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Published 9/23/2011 // 

This statement was given to the General Assembly in a Plenary Session on the 22th of September 2011. It was given by the Norwegian Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Espen Barth Eide. The Norwegian position is that the International Atomic Energy Agency must remain the primary instrument to ensure that nuclear materials are used in the safest and securest way possible and to prevent the proliferation of nuclear weapons.

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Published 9/19/2011 // 

Ms. Anne-Grete Strøm-Erichsen, Norwegian Minister of Health and Care Services, presented Norway's statement to the General Assembly in the high-level meeting on non-communicable diseases on September 19, 2011.

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Published 9/2/2011 // 

This statement was presented by Minister Counsellor, Mr. Knut Langeland, on the International Day against Nuclear Tests. The debate in the General Assembly marks the twentieth anniversary of the closure of the Semipalatinsk nuclear test site. Norway believes the world needs to urgently move forward on nuclear disarmament and non-proliferation.

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Published 7/25/2011 // 

In this statment to the UN High-level Meeting on Youth, Norwegian Minister Counsellor, Chargé d’Affaires a.i. Mr. Gjermund Sæther, focused on the deadly shootings that took place at the summer camp of the Labour Party's youth wing. He appealed to young people to stay engaged and politically active despite this heinous attack.

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Published 6/10/2011 // 

Norwegian Minister of the Environment and International Development, H.E. Mr. Erik Solheim, presented Norway's statement to the General Assembly in the high-level meeting on HIV and AIDS.

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Published 1/10/2011 // 

Deputy Permanent Representative Tine Mørch Smith presented Norway's statement to the General Assembly on the meeting of the "Intergovernmental Preparatory Committee for the Fourth United Nations Conference on the Least Developed Countries (LDC)" on Monday January 9, 2011.

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