Section for Eastern Europe, Central Asia and Regional Organisations

Norway’s bilateral relations with Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Moldova, Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Turkmenistan. This includes analytical, political and practical work as well as grant management and project cooperation. The section is also responsible for Norway’s participation in the OSCE and the Council of Europe as well as for the Government’s Nuclear Action Plan, which particularly covers cooperation with Russia and Ukraine.

The section is headed by Director Anne-Kirsti Karlsen.