The Government or a ministry may constitute a committee and working groups who report on different aspects of society. A report can either be published as an Official Norwegian Report, or as a regular report.
On this page, you can find Official Norwegian Reports (Norges offentlige utredninger, or NOUs) from the Office of the Prime Minister and the Ministries.
06/06/2023Norwegian Official Report (NOU)Ministry of Climate and Environment
Summary of Chapter 1 in Official Norwegian Report (NOU) 2023:18 Gene technology in a sustainable future. Below is a brief summary of Chap. 1 (Sammendrag og hovedkonklusjoner) in English. The summary is not a part of the report, but was prepared by
29/03/2023Norwegian Official Report (NOU)Ministry of Local Government and Regional Development
The Norwegian government appointed by royal decree in October 2020 a committee with the assignment to assess how the municipal system works, and to consider alternatives to this system. The committee delivered its Official Norwegian Report (NOU 2023
26/09/2022Norwegian Official Report (NOU)Ministry of Local Government and Regional Development
The Norwegian Privacy Commission was appointed in June 2020 and has reviewed the situation regarding privacy in Norway and highlighted major challenges and developments. The Commission has examined privacy challenges and consequences, and proposed
06/02/2017Norwegian Official Report (NOU)Ministry of Finance
The Solberg Government appointed the Sharing Economy Committee by Royal Decree on 4 March 2016. Professor Tommy Staahl Gabrielsen (University of Bergen) chaired the Committee. In its mandate, the Committee was asked to evaluate opportunities and
Long-term consequences of high immigration – Translation of chapter 1.1.
01/02/2017Norwegian Official Report (NOU)Ministry of Justice and Public Security
This report highlights the socio-economic impact of immigration. Furthermore, it discusses to which extent a persistent high level of immigration may influence solidarity and trust in Norway and the importance of differences in terms of culture and