Norway and Ethiopia // Last updated: 22.04.2014 //

The confederation of Norwegian Enterprise (NHO) and the China Enterprise Confederation have for some time been working together with The Ethiopian Employers Association to strengthen its capacity through financial and technical support. Ambassador Kvalheim participated in a workshop-panel in Addis Abeba on April 1st, organized by the three organizations.

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Norway and Ethiopia // 06.02.2014 //

The baton was passed from the Norwegian Ambassador to the Ambassador of the United States.

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Embassy // Last updated: 02.04.2014 //

The Royal Norwegian Embassy in Addis Ababa has the following vacancy: Regional Cooperation Program Officer

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From left: Ms Cecilie G. Alnæs, Mr Gashaw Debebe og Mr Thomas Angell. 
Photo: RNE.
Norway and Ethiopia //

The Norwegian Customs Authority and a representative of the Norwegian Enterprises Federation visited Ethiopia 22 - 25 January 2014 to inform about the tariff free export opportunities of Ethiopian products to Norway.

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Foreign Minister Børge Brende met with women from South Sudan, discussing the critical situation for women and children in the ongoing conflict. Close to 700,000 people have been forced to flee, due to the conflict during the last six weeks. 
Photo: MFA/Astrid Sehl.
Norway and Ethiopia // Last updated: 03.02.2014 //

In connection with the AU Summit, Norway’s Foreign Minister Børge Brende visited Addis Ababa 27–29 January. Mr Brende expressed Norway’s support for the AU’s increasing political role and its efforts for peace and security in Africa.

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Bale Ecoregion. 
Photo: RNE.
Norway and Ethiopia //

Norwegian bilateral assistance is today primarily targeted to climate-related support and support for the promotion of human rights, democracy and good governance. Norway's climate commitment in Ethiopia is concentrated on renewable energy, climate adapted agriculture/food security and forest. Rights perspectives are integrated into the initiative and actively followed up, with a particular foc...

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Pledges made at the MISCA Donors’ Conference at the AU.  From left: USA / Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs Linda Thomas-Greenfield; Norway / Ambassador Odd-Inge Kvalheim; UN / Under-Secretary-General Maged A. Abdelaziz, Special Adviser on Africa; EU / Managing Director for Africa in the EEAS, Nick Wescott. 
Photo: RNE/Gahre.
Norway and Ethiopia // Last updated: 03.02.2014 //

The Government is providing NOK 6 million to support the African-led International Support Mission to the Central African Republic.

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Norway and Ethiopia //

Universities in Norway and Ethiopia in cooperation, to improve the livelihood of rural communities.

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