Other Statements

Published 5/21/2013 // 

Secretary-General, Excellencies, Ladies and gentlemen, It is a great honour for me to be present here today, and for Norway to have been able to take part in the restoration of this historic room – possibly the most important room in the world. I am truly impressed by how skillfully the restoration has been carried out under the UN Capital Master Plan. Norway presented this room as a gift to the United Nations in 1952. The architect, Arnstein Arneberg, sought to imagine a design that could withstand the test of time. Key elements of his design can also be seen in the Oslo City Hall, which h...

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Published 5/2/2013 // 

Norway is one of the 21 members of the Accountability, Coherence and Transparency group. The group is aiming to improve the working methods of the UN Security Council. This statement was delivered by Deputy Permanent Representative Ms. Tine Mørch Smith.

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Published 4/30/2013 // 

This statement was delivered after the agreed conclusion at the Commission on Population and Development by Deputy Permanent Representative Ms. Tine Mørch Smith.

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Published 4/23/2013 // 

Ambassador Geir O. Pedersen delivered Norway's statement to the plenary of the 46th Commission on Population and Development on 23 April.

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Published 4/3/2013 // 

This statement was held by Minister Counsellor Mr.Knut Langeland.

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Published 3/5/2013 // 

"Violence against women and girls is not about culture – it is not about religion. It is about power, inequality and lack of political will and courage," Minister of Children, Equality and Social Inclusion, Ms. Inga Marte Thorkildsen, said in her statement at the General Debate on the 57th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women.

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Published 2/6/2013 // 

Statement held by Mr. Georg Hilmar Antonsen, Senior Adviser at the Ministry of Children, Equality and Social Inclusion. The priority theme was promoting empowerment of people in achieving poverty eradication, social integration and full employment and decent work for all.

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