Reports, plans and strategies
Here you can find selected reports, plans and strategies from the Office of the Prime Minister and the Ministries.
Norway’s Fourth Biennial Report
Under the Framework Convention on Climate Change02/04/2020 Report Ministry of Climate and Environment
Download report (pdf) Introduction This report is Norway’s fourth biennial report related to climate change under the Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). The previous biennial reports were submitted in, 2014, 2016 and 2018 respectively.
Strategy on Land Use, Land Use Change and forestry sector12/03/2020 Plans/strategy Ministry of Climate and Environment
This strategy was submitted to ESA according to Protocol 31 Article 3 para 8(a) (iii). It outlines Norway’s strategy for the land use, land use change and forestry sector with a perspective of at least 30 years.
Supply Chain Transparency
Proposal for an Act regulating Enterprises’ transparency about supply chains, duty to know and due diligence10/02/2020 Report Ministry of Children and Families
Report of the Ethics Information Committee, appointed by the Norwegian government on 1 June 2018, to assess the adoption of an ethics information law. Recommendations delivered to the Ministry of Children and Families on 28 November 2019.
The National Strategy for Artificial Intelligence14/01/2020 Plans/strategy Ministry of Local Government and Regional Development
The Norwegian AI (Artificial Intelligence) Strategy.
Immigration and Integration 2018–2019
Report for Norway to the OECD02/01/2020 Report Ministry of Education and Research, Ministry of Children and Families, Ministry of Culture and Equality, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Justice and Public Security, Ministry of Labour and Social Inclusion
Annually Norway sends a report to the OECD - Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. The report Immigration and Integration 2018-2019 - Report for Norway to the OECD is a contribution to the reporting system on migration for the OECD
Norway's National Plan related to the Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No. 269/2019 of 25 October 201920/12/2019 Plans/strategy Ministry of Climate and Environment
Norway's nationally determined contribution under the Paris Agreement is to reduce our emissions by at least 40 per cent compared to 1990 levels by 2030. Norway will cooperate with Iceland and EU to fulfil their respective emission reduction targets
Integration through knowledge18/11/2019 Report Ministry of Labour and Social Inclusion
One of the Norwegian Government’s main projects is to intensify efforts to promote integration. The aim is to increase immigrants’ participation in working life and in society in general. Those who are going to start a new life in Norway must be a
Attractive Nordic towns - strategies towards a more sustainable future22/10/2019 Report Ministry of Local Government and Regional Development
This report is made by Sweco, and it is a guide to those who aim at building attractive small and medium-sized Nordic towns. It is not a “how to” handbook. For the urban planners or politicians who are aiming at making their town more attractive, it
What now - The Impact of Digitization on the Norwegian Music Industry
English summary22/10/2019 Report Ministry of Culture and Equality
On behalf of the Norwegian Ministry of Culture, the Center for Creative Industries at BI NorwegianBusiness School (BI:CCI) together with Menon Economics has conducted a study of the impacts ofdigitization on the players within the ecosystem of the
Mapping of modern slavery and recommendations for the Norwegian Government’s development programme to combat modern slavery26/09/2019 Report Ministry of Foreign Affairs
The report has been written by Norad at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ request.
Meld. St. 26 (2018 – 2019) Report to the Storting (white paper) - Norwegian exports of defence-related products in 2018, export control and international non-proliferation cooperation
Recommendation of 7 June 2019 from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, approved in the Council of State the same day.04/09/2019 Report Ministry of Foreign Affairs
This white paper describes Norway’s export control system for strategic goods and technology,1 and provides figures for exports of arms, ammunition and other military equipment and components, related technology and services for military use (
National strategy for libraries 2020-2023 - A space for democracy and self-cultivation02/09/2019 Plans/strategy Ministry of Culture and Equality, Ministry of Education and Research
Libraries are houses of democracy: from the National Library of Norway to public libraries, school libraries, special libraries and research libraries. Together, they constitute an important part of the democratic infrastructure and are one of the
The kindergarten teaching profession – present and future05/07/2019 Plans/strategy Ministry of Education and Research
Summary of report developed by an expert group appointed by the Ministry of Education and Research
Report on Protection of Children against Sexual Exploitation and Sexual Abuse24/06/2019 Report Ministry of Children and Families
In 2018, Norway ratified the Council of Europe Convention on Protection of Children against Sexual Exploitation and Sexual Abuse (CETS 201). The Convention came into forcein Norway on 1 October 2018.
The Government’s action plan for green shipping20/06/2019 Plans/strategy Ministry of Climate and Environment, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Local Government and Regional Development, Ministry of Petroleum and Energy, Ministry of Trade, Industry and Fisheries, Ministry of Transport
Norway will play a part in developing a sustainable shipping sector for the 21st century.
Annual report 2018: Implementing Norway’s National Action Plan 2015-2018
Women, peace and security11/06/2019 Report Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Culture and Equality, Ministry of Defence, Ministry of Justice and Public Security
This report concludes the reporting on the implementation of our national Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security 2015-2018.
One digital public sector11/06/2019 Plans/strategy Ministry of Local Government and Regional Development
Digitalisation shall promote a more efficient public sector, more value creation in the business sec-tor and, not least, a simpler everyday life for most people. The strategy defines the common goals and focus areas for digitalisation activities
Revised strategy for combating work-related crime (2019–)27/05/2019 Plans/strategy Ministry of Labour and Social Inclusion, Ministry of Children and Families, Ministry of Education and Research, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Justice and Public Security, Ministry of Local Government and Regional Development, Ministry of Trade, Industry and Fisheries, Ministry of Transport
The Government presented its strategy for combating work-related crime in 2015. The strategy was revised and updated in 2017, and it has now also been subject to a new revision in February 2019.
Sustainability indicators for Nordic towns01/04/2019 Report Ministry of Local Government and Regional Development
Sweco have made a report suggesting a selection of 30 different sustainability indicators for Nordic towns. The report is a part of the project "attractive towns" under the Nordic Council of Ministers.
Fourth Norwegian Action Plan - Open Government Partnership (OGP)29/03/2019 Plans/strategy Ministry of Local Government and Regional Development
This is the Fourth Norwegian Open Government Partnership Action Plan.