Photo: Bruno Konjevic / CROPIX .Photo: Bruno Konjevic / CROPIX

As part of the Communication Strategy for the EEA and Norway Grants, the Norwegian Embassy in Croatia organised the conference "Norway and Croatia: Partners in Economic and Social Development", in the House of Journalists in Zagreb on Monday 26 January. The purpose of the conference was to present the EEA and Norway Grants to a broader audience and to facilitate discussions on topics related to...

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‘Women are particularly affected by wars and conflicts. The Government is giving priority to intensifying Norway’s efforts to promote the women, peace and security agenda,’ said Prime Minister Erna Solberg. Today the Government presented a new National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security for the period 2015-18. Prime Minister Erna Solberg presented the action plan in Oslo, together with...

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We invite to a lecture within the series Europe in Zagreb , organized by European Movement Croatia and Europe House Zagreb. Our guest will be the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Norway to the Republic of Croatia H.E. Mr. Henrik Ofstad.   The topic of the lecture is:  Facing a turbulent Europe: Norway’s approach to the European Union”   We expect you on Thursday, 29th January 2015 at 6:

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‘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 The white paper, which is entitled "Opportunities for All: Human Rights in Norway’s Foreign Policy and...

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Norwegian director Grethe Bøe-Waal’s Operation Arctic (Operasjon Arktis), which has already taken more than 250,000 domestic admissions, will screen in Sundance Kids, the new programme for children’s films at the US festival in Park City and Salt Lake City, Utah, which takes place between 22 January-1 February, 2015. Bøe-Waal’s feature debut is the first Norwegian kidpic invited to Sundance, an...

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Welcome to the website of the Norwegian Embassy in Croatia. Our two countries enjoy excellent bilateral relations, and established diplomatic relations on 20 February 1992. Today, Croatia has an embassy in Oslo and Norway has an embassy in Zagreb and honorary consulates in Dubrovnik and Rijeka. Norway has been cooperating closely with Croatia since the country's independence, always with the go...

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    It is not only the banknotes that are being redesigned and updated in Norway these days. The Norwegian Police Directorate is about to develop a new series of passports, ID-cards and traveling documents. The main goal is to improve the safety regarding these documents.       The Police Directorate together with Kripos (the national unit for combating unit for combating

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The Norwegian Bank started working on a new motive for banknotes in the fall of 2012, and the new series will be number eight in line. The reason for changing the motive is the need to secure Norwegian banknotes from being counterfeited in the future. -To select a theme has both been comprehensive and exiting, with vast range of ideas coming from several sources, says Governor of the National...

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