Norway is hosting a global summit on education for development on 6–7 July. The aim of the summit is to boost global efforts in the field of education, with a view to reaching the UN’s new set of development goals. UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is expected to attend the summit. Among those invited are heads of government and ministers from 40 countries, heads of international organisations a...

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Ambassador Erik Førner and embassy staff visited Bridge Builder Foundation on 14 April 2015 in Baclaran, Pasay City. Bridge Builder Foundation is a non-government and non-profit Norwegian organization that spearheads programs to help children in Baclaran through educational sponsorships, health services, feeding assistance, livelihood projects, among others. Since 2009, the Foundation has reach...

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Photo: Isabelle Huppert/Louder Than Bombs. ©Jakob Ihre, Motlys AS.

Norwegian director Joachim Trier’s Louder Than Bombs will be the only Nordic entry in the main competition at the Cannes International Film Festival between 13-24 May

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Komiteen for 2015 har gleden av å invitere til tradisjonelt familearrangement i Manila. Vi kan by på tog, musikkorps, tale, sang og leker. Det vil bli servert kaffe, kaker, vafler, pølser og is.

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Come and celebrate Norway’s Constitution Day at Shangri-La, Makati on Saturday,16 May 2015. Norwegian Chef Markus Dybwad will prepare the savory four-course dinner highlighting premium Norwegian cuisine and we will all be entertained by the music of Mulatto. Please see photo to learn more about the details of the celebration and how to reserve seats. The event is organized by Philippines Norway...

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‘Norway is satisfied and sees great opportunities after the first round of free trade negotiations between the European Free Trade Association (EFTA) and the Philippines. It is important now to build momentum in order to ensure further progress in the next rounds of talks’ said Ambassador of Norway to the Philippines Erik Førner. The first round of the free trade negotiations between the...

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