Historical archive

Historical archive

Published under: Stoltenberg's 2nd Government

In the historical archive, you can find information from previous governments. Among the documents found here are press releases, news articles and speeches from earlier government periods. The document archive also contains documents which are no longer valid, for instance replaced or expired documents.

Documents which are moved to the archive are not updated, so the information in the archive is mostly of historical value.

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  • ”Political goals and challenges”

    23/09/2013 Speech/statement Ministry of Fisheries and Coastal Affairs

    State Secretary Hugo Bjørnstads speach - FHLs Second International Marine Ingredience Conference, Holmenkollen Park Hotell, Oslo 23. september 2013

  • Norway condemns terrorist attack in Pakistan

    22/09/2013 Press release Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    “Norway condemns the appalling terrorist attack on a church in Peshawar, Pakistan, on 22 September. The attack must be investigated and those responsible brought to justice,” said Minister of Foreign Affairs Espen Barth Eide.

  • Norway condemns terrorist attack in Kenya

    22/09/2013 Press release Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    "Norway condemns the brutal terrorist attack in a shopping centre in Kenya's capital, Nairobi, on 21 September. This attack must be investigated and those responsible held accountable," said Minister of Foreign Affairs Espen Barth Eide

  • Change in direction of commitment to Carbon Capture and Storage

    20/09/2013 Press release Ministry of Petroleum and Energy

    Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) is a crucial part of the Government’s combat against climate change. In order to strengthen the effort, the Government points out a new direction for CCS. The development of full-scale CO2-capture at Mongstad is

  • International migration 2011-2012

    20/09/2013 Report Ministry of Children, Equality and Social Inclusion

    Annually Norway sends a report to the OECD - Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. The report , “International Migration 2011-2012 - IMO report for Norway”, is a contribution to the reporting system on migration for the OECD

  • Actionplan against forced marriage, female genital mutilation, and severe restrictions on young people`s freedom (2013-2016)

    20/09/2013 Plans/strategy Ministry of Children, Equality and Social Inclusion

    Young people should be able to choose their education, their career and their future partners. Children and adolescents have the right to a life free from violence and serious restrictions to their individual freedom. Forced marriage and female

  • Norway to take in 1 000 Syrian refugees

    19/09/2013 Press release Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    “The Government decided today to accept 1 000 Syrian refugees for resettlement to Norway. The war in Syria has led to an acute refugee situation. Syria’s neighbouring countries have taken in close to two million refugees. The capacity of these

  • Norway welcomes release of political prisoners in Iran

    19/09/2013 Press release Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    “I welcome the fact that Iran has decided to release a number of political prisoners including human rights defender Nasrin Sotoudeh. I hope that the release of these prisoners is the first important step towards improving the human rights situation

  • Joint Barents Transport Plan to be presented at Ministerial Meeting in Narvik 24 September

    19/09/2013 Press release Ministry of Transport and Communications

    Norwegian Minister of Transport and Communications Marit Arnstad will meet colleagues from Sweden, Finland and Russia to discuss the development of the transport system in the Barents Region. A proposal for a Joint Barents Transport Plan will be

  • New invitation to tender for the Værøy-Bodø helicopter route

    18/09/2013 Press release Ministry of Transport and Communications

    “Communication between the mainland and the island by air is important for the community of Værøy. We will therefore continue the current transport standard and maintain a good helicopter service to the island,” says Minister of Transport and

  • Innovations from Norway (Noreps)

    18/09/2013 Speech/statement Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    - We are honoured and pleased to welcome you to this demonstration of selected Norwegian innovations for the UN and international humanitarian organisations, in collaboration with Innovation Norway, said Ambassador Steffen Kongstad in his opening

    By Ambassador Steffen Kongstad

  • Useful review of the EEA and Norway Grants

    17/09/2013 Press release Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    “It is encouraging that the Office of the Auditor General is of the view that the EEA and Norway Grants help to strengthen contact and cooperation between Norway and the beneficiary countries. I am pleased that the Office of the Auditor General

  • Foreign Minister congratulates Nansen Refugee Award recipient Angélique Namaika

    17/09/2013 Press release Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    UN High Commissioner for Refugees António Guterres announced today that Sister Angélique Namaika from DR Congo has been chosen as the winner of the 2013 Nansen Refugee Award.

  • Army Summit – «Predicting the unpredictable», Minister of Defence Anne-Grete Strøm-Erichsen, September 17th

    17/09/2013 Speech/statement Ministry of Defence

    Opening speech by Minister of Defense Anne-Grete Strøm-Erichsen at the 2013 Army Summit, Akershus Fortress, Oslo, September 17th.

    By Former Minister of Defence Anne-Grete Strøm-Erichsen

  • Welcome agreement on Syria’s chemical weapons

    14/09/2013 Press release Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    “I welcome the agreement reached by Russia and the US on the removal of Syria’s chemical weapons. This is a breakthrough for diplomacy in what has been a deadlocked conflict. Russia and the US must be commended for their efforts to achieve this

  • Change among the state secretaries

    13/09/2013 Press release Office of the Prime Minister

    In today’s session of the Council of State the King has honourably discharged Ms. Mette Nord from the office as state secretary to Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg.

  • APA 2013: Continued substantial interest in mature areas on the Norwegian shelf

    13/09/2013 Press release Ministry of Petroleum and Energy

    When the application deadline expired for Awards in Predefined Areas (APA) 2013 on the Norwegian continental shelf, the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy (MPE) had received applications from 50 companies. The Ministry aims to award new production

  • Video: The Arctic - major opportunities – major responsibilities

    12/09/2013 Sound and image Ministry of Foreign Affairs

  • Closer UK-Norwegian Collaboration on the F-35

    06/09/2013 News story Ministry of Defence

    The first UK F-35B test aircraft was handed over in July 2013. Norway and the UK will now look for opportunities for collaboration on operating the future F-35 fleet in Europe. (Photo: Lockheed Martin) Norway and the UK will

  • Changes among the state secretaries

    06/09/2013 Press release Office of the Prime Minister

    The Office of the Prime Minister has appointed Ms. Line Gaare Paulsen as acting state secretary to Minister of the Environment during Mr. Ketil Raknes’ leave of absence.