Croatia's deputy foreign minister Joško Klisović, Norway's ambassador Atle Leikvoll, Liechtenstein's ambassador Kurt Jäger, Iceland's ambassador Thorir Ibsen and Greece's ambassador Theodoros N. Sotiropoulos.Croatia's deputy foreign minister Joško Klisović, Norway's ambassador Atle Leikvoll, Liechtenstein's ambassador Kurt Jäger, Iceland's ambassador Thorir Ibsen and Greece's ambassador Theodoros N. Sotiropoulos.
Norway and Croatia // Last updated: 14.04.2014 //

The agreement which makes Croatia a part of the European Economic Area (EEC) has been signed, and entered in to force on April 12 th . This opens up for new opportunities for closer co-operation between Norway and Croatia. Croatia became a member of the EU on July 1 st , 2013. The negotiations with Croatia for expansion of EEC started in December 2013. Approval for ratification of the agreement...

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Norway and Croatia // Last updated: 08.04.2014 //

Scholarship funds amounting to NOK 1,000,000,- (approximatelly 120.000 Euro/162.000 US Dollars) will be awarded to projects worldwide.

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Norway and Croatia // Last updated: 31.03.2014 //

“I would like to congratulate Jens Stoltenberg on his appointment as Secretary General of NATO. In Jens Stoltenberg, NATO has found a strong, unifying Secretary General. Today, Jens Stoltenberg has been given an important task that carries a great deal of responsibility. I am confident that he will carry out this task to the benefit of all NATO countries. The Government looks forward to...

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Norway and Croatia // Last updated: 17.03.2014 //

Every year European Best Destinations organizes the election of the best destination in Europe . First runner up in 2014 was the Croatian capital, Zagreb! The website writes that Zagreb has managed to stay romantic and safe, despite being a large city.  Zagreb is also considered to have an excellent café culture, nightlife, many green parks, good shopping opportunities and great food. Croatia

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Norway and Croatia // Last updated: 13.03.2014 //

In the Autumn of 2013, the Croatian foreign correspondent journalist Dragan Nikolić travelled with a television team to Norway, visiting Oslo and Trondheim and other locations close to the cities. During the visit, the television team produced various features and documentaries about Norwegian culture, agriculture, industry and the labor market. These features have all recently been show

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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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Norway and Croatia // Last updated: 06.03.2014 //

With the celebration of the International Women’s Day around the corner, we take the opportunity to focus on violence against women in Europe – a violation of fundamental human rights which cuts across all levels of society. The European Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) presented the biggest survey ever conducted on violence against women earlier this week. It shows that an estimated 13...

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Norway and Croatia // Last updated: 06.03.2014 //

Action Plan for Women’s Rights and Gender Equality in Foreign and Development Policy 2013–15 Women’s rights are being fought all over the world. These efforts have given millions of girls and women access to education and health services, the opportunity to exert an influence in politics, and economic independence.  Gender equality is a goal in its own right – we have a moral obligation to...

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