New call for proposals:

Women, Peace and Security 2015 - 2017

A call for proposals for efforts supporting the follow-up of Security Council resolution 1325 – Women, Peace and Security is announced.

Abalone Farm i Hermanus i Sør-Afrika


New evaluation of Norfund’s role

The Norwegian Investment Fund for Developing Countries (Norfund) is mandated to invest in establishment and development of sustainable commercial businesses in lower income developing countries. This evaluation looks at Norfund’s role as an instrument in Norwegian development policy.

Stacy Cram, Musah Lumumba og Cecilia Garcia


«Sex happens»

The outcome of a three days long workshop in Oslo is an advocacy campaign for rights of adolescents to be a part of the sustainanable development goals.

Facts about Norad

Norad – The Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation – is a specialised directorate under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Norad assures the quality of Norwegian development assistance by means of:

  • Technical advisory services
  • Quality assurance
  • Grant administration
  • Communication
  • Evaluation

Read more about Norad