Photo: Nancy Bundt/ Innovation Norway.Photo: Nancy Bundt/ Innovation Norway

The 17th of May is the day we celebrate our constitution from 1814 – one of the oldest in the world – which has laid the cornerstone for the democratic welfare society we have today.

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The Royal Norwegian Embassy in Kathmandu has a vacant position for a local governance advisor.

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Photo: Vibeke Sørum .

It has been a difficult year for Nepal. One year ago, the first of two major earthquakes hit the country causing devastating consequences.

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Photo: UN Photo/Eskinder Debebe.

Today, World Press Freedom Day is being celebrated with more than 100 events all over the world. The overarching theme for this year’s international event is access to information and fundamental freedoms.

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A greeting from the Norwegian Ambassador to Nepal, H. E. Mr. Kjell Tormod Pettersen.

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“Transparency and accountability are the building blocks for trust between the government and the people”, said Nils Haugstveit from the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs in last week’s panel debate at King’s College in Kathmandu. He was one of five panelists that discussed the importance of these two fundamental elements of the Nordic model.

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The Norwegian Centre for International Cooperation in Education (SIU) has launched a new funding scheme for collaboration between higher education institutions in Norway and selected developing countries.

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