Utenriksdepartementet fraråder reise eller opphold som ikke er strengt nødvendig til grenseområdene nærmere enn 3 km mot Syria og Irak.

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Utenriksdepartementet fraråder alle reiser til eller opphold i Irak

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European Integration Network

On the 25th of January 2017 a combined effort of 18 partner countries resulted in the publication of the European Reintegration Network (ERIN) Specific Action program- slow track tender.

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The Norwegian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Børge Brende, visited Jordan’s capital city Amman on Wednesday, January 11th before traveling on to Palestine and Israel.

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Photo: Iselin Shaw of Tordarroch.

A full day learning event in Amman, saw the wrapping up of the “Education for the Future” research project, the overall aim of which has been to promote positive learning environments for Jordanian and Syrian school children in Jordan.

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Syrian girls, carrying school bags provided by UNICEF, walk past the rubble of destroyed buildings on their way home from School in Aleppo, March 2015. 
Photo: Jordi Bernabeu Farrús.

‘The bloodbath in Aleppo must stop. Reports from the UN of civilians and aid workers being summarily executed over the last 24 hours give cause for serious concern.‘, said Minister of Foreign Affairs Børge Brende.

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Photo: The Royal Norwegian Embassy in Ankara.

The many large-scale, protracted humanitarian crises in the world today have created a tremendous need for emergency aid, said Minister of Foreign Affairs Børge Brende.

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PROJECT LAUNCH: Representatives from Aqaba Special Economic Zone Authority, the Royal Norwegian Embassy, the Delegation of the European Union to Jordan and the Sahara Forest Project after planting the first tree on the premises. 
Photo: The Sahara Forest Project.

Norwegian initiative «Sahara Forest Project» launches construction in Aqaba. Project aims to grow vegetables in the desert and to produce 10.000 liters of fresh water every day.

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