Women line up to vote in the 2013 Constitutional Assembly (CA) elections, KanchanpurWomen line up to vote in the 2013 Constitutional Assembly (CA) elections, Kanchanpur

Norway is a committed development partner to Nepal. Our key areas of cooperation are education, good governance and renewable energy. In 2013, Norway granted a total of NOK 181 million (approximately USD 30 million) in development aid to Nepal.

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Foreign Minister Børge Brende launching the white paper on Human Rights in foreign policy. 
Photo: Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs/Ragna Marie Fjeld.

‘The fight for strengthening human rights is the common thread in everything Norway commits to internationally,’ said Minister of Foreign Affairs Børge Brende. Human rights are under pressure internationally. Norway will therefore step up its efforts to promote and protect human rights

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Photo: UNODC.

On the occasion of the International Anti-Corruption Day development partners call for collaboration to combat corruption in Nepal.

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Photo: Ken Opprann.

Norway continues its support to the education sector for quality improvement and inclusion in public schools. A new Norwegian grant of NOK 127 million signed.

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

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– This is by far the largest single project support by Norwegian Government to the Energy Sector of Nepal, says Norwegian Ambassador to Nepal, H.E. Kjell Tormod Pettersen. 
Photo: Ken Opprann.

A new transmission line agreement seek to overcome power shortage in Nepal. Norway makes its biggest commitment to Nepal’s energy sector ever.

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SHARING DATA: Norwegian Ambassador to Nepal, His Excellency Kjell Tormod Pettersen, launching a new Regional Database System (RDS) at the ICIMOD conference “Mountain People Adapting to Change”. 
Photo: ICIMOD.

The ICIMOD conference “Mountain People Adapting to Change” boosting awareness on adaption to climate change in the Himalayas.

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