Other Statements

Published 3/7/2012 // 

This statement was delivered by Jorun Hjertø, Senior Adviser at the Norwegian Ministry of Childhood, Equality and Social Inclusion, during the 56th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women.

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Published 3/1/2012 // 

This statement was delivered by Ingrid Fiskaa, State Secretary of the Norwegian Ministry Foreign Affairs, on a side event to the UN commission on the status of women on February 29th. The topic was “Prejudiced-based violence towards Lesbian & Bisexual women and Transgender persons”.

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Published 2/29/2012 // 

This statement was delivered by Norwegian State Secretary of the Ministry Foreign Affairs, Ingrid Fiskaa, during the 56th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women.

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Published 2/3/2012 // 

Recommendations of the Board of Auditors were presented during the first regular session of the Executive Board of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS), on the 3rd of February 2012. This joint statement was delivered by Policy Director Ms. Berit Fladby, on behalf of Australia, Belgium, Canada, France, Finland, the Netherlands, United Kingdom, United States and Norway

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Published 2/3/2012 // 

The World Programme of Action concerning Disabled Persons were presented at the Commission for Social Developments fiftieth session, on the 3rd of February 2012. Norway's statement was delivered by Ms. Ann Marit Sæbønes, Special Advisor at the Norwegian Ministry of Children Equality and Social Inclusion.

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Published 2/2/2012 // 

UN Ambassador Morten Wetland today thanked all staff of the UN Development Programme (UNDP) who helped secure the release of Norwegian UNDP-staffer Gert Danielsen. Mr. Danielsen was kidnapped on January 14th in Yemeni capital Sanaa. He was held hostage for 12 days.

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Published 2/2/2012 // 

The country programmes for South Sudan were presented during the first regular session of the Executive Board of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS). Norway's statement was delivered by Mr. Alf Håvard Vestrheim, Senior Advisor at the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, on the 2nd of February 2012.

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Published 2/1/2012 // 

The country programmes for South Sudan were presented during the first regular session of the Executive Board of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS). Norway's statement was delivered by Mr. Thomas Dahl, Advisor at the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, on the 1st of February 2012.

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Published 1/25/2012 // 

This statement to the preparatory committee for the Rio 2012 UN Conference on Sustainable Development was delivered by Ms. Aud Lise Norheim, Deputy Director General in the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, on the 25th of January 2012. She underlined the importance of heightening the ambitions of the confernce to ensure an innovative and action-oriented outcome.

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