General Assembly: Plenary

This general statement was held by Ambassador Geir O. Pedersen in the UN General Assembly. Read more

This statement on Oceans and the law of the Sea and Sustainable Fisheries was given by Ambassador Geir O. Pedersen. Read more

This statement was held by Deputy Permanent Representative Tine Mørch Smith on behalf of the Nordic countries. Read more

Photo: NorwayUN/Marte Fløan Beisvåg.

This statement was held by Minister of International Development Heikki Holmås at the High-level Dialogue on Internatonal Migration and Development. Read more

This statement was held by Minister of Foreign Affairs Espen Barth Eide on September 26 at the High-level Meeting on Nuclear Disarmament. Read more

This statement was held by Minister of Foreign Affairs Espen Barth Eide on September 27 at the Conference on Facilitating the Entry into Force of the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty (Article XIV). Read more

This statement was held by Minister of International Development Heikki Holmås at the High-level Meeting of the General Assembly on the Realization of the Millennium Development Goals and Other Internationally Agreed Development Goals for Persons with Disabilities, Roundtable 1: International and regional cooperation and new partnerships for disability inclusive development. Read more

Foreign Minister Espen Barth Eide delivered Norway's statement in the General Debate of the 68th UN General Assembly. Read more

This statement on the responsibility to protect was delivered by Permanent Representative Geir O. Pedersen in the General Assembly on 11 September. Read more

This statement on Norway's implementation of the Declaration of Commitment on HIV/AIDS and the Political Declarations on HIV/AIDS was delivered by Deputy Permanent Representative Tine Mørch Smith in the General Assembly on 10 June. Read more

This statement on the Revitalization of the Work of the General Assembly was delivered by Ambassador Geir O.Pedersen. Read more

Ambassador Geir O. Pedersen delivered Norway's statement on the Peaceful Resolution of Conflict in Africa Read more

Terje Hauge, Ambassador and head of Norway’s team of negotiators, Minister Counsellor Knut Langeland and Norway’s Permanent Representative to the UN, Ambassador Geir O.Pedersen congratulating each other after the vote. 
Photo: NorwayUN/Marte Lerberg Kopstad.

154 countries voted yes to adopt the first international Arms Trade Treaty in the UN General Assembly today. “This treaty constitutes a good framework for regulating the global arms trade in a way that will reduce human suffering,” said Terje Hauge, Ambassador and head of Norway’s team of negotiators to the Arms Trade Treaty Conference, in his statement. Read more

Norway's statement on the Report of the Peacebuilding Commission and the Report of the Secretary-General on the Peacebuilding Fund. The statment was held by Minister Counsellor Mr. Knut Langeland. Read more