NOK 10 billion in development aid combined with six years’ work have contributed to conserving natural forest and to establishing systems for the reduction of deforestation and for the inclusion of the conservation of forests in international climate change negotiations. A new report from Norad evaluates the initiative and shows that results have been achieved in spite of weak pre-initiative planning and poor reporting during its implementation.
International experts on ICT in education joined Norad’s Education Section in May 2014 for a discussion on best practices and opportunities ahead. A 17-page illustrated report on the seminar gives useful insight.
Norad’s seventh results report is out in its English version in July 2014. The 120-page illustrated report documents the great strides that have been made toward the Millennium Development Goals.
His journey started in a leprosy hospital in Ethiopia in the 1970s. Today Tore Godal is recognized worldwide for his tireless efforts for the health of the world's poor. By creating a bridge between research, policy and operations he has helped save millions of lives. Today we congratulate him on his 75th birthday.
Interview with Dr. Balghis Badri, Director of the Ahfad University for Women’s Regional Institute of Gender, Diversity, Peace and Rights, in Omdurman/Khartoum, on 10 April 2014.
Norway has supported the introduction and up-scaling of Conservation Agriculture (CA) in Africa over the past 14 years.
The partnership Saving Lives at Birth seeks tools and approaches to help the mothers and newborns during their most vulnerable hours.
All speeches, interviews, conversations and discussions at the Norad Conference held in Oslo on 11th. December 2013, are now available for streaming.
Tashi Pem, project manager of the Norad assisted ‘Strengthening of Energy Sector - Phase IV’-project in Bhutan, recently made a visit to Norway and Oslo. She made time for a talk with us about the status of the project in Bhutan.
See opening remark from Director General Villa Kulild at the seminar «Norway and education in emergencies and conflict» organized by Norad, Save the Children Norway and the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC).