de Mello har levert OECD-rapporten til Vedum, og trykker hånden hans og ser i kamera. Blå bakvegg med riksløver i Finansdepartementets lokaler.

OECD on the Norwegian economy: High activity and lower inflation

Press release 20/06/2024

OECD today published their biannual survey of the Norwegian economy, with recommendations on how the government should face important challenges ahead. The survey points to increasing activity in the Norwegian economy. It also emphasises the importance of an efficient public sector to meet ongoing economic developments.

The award winners together on stage in the Norwegian Opera House.

Kim Friele Memorial Prize awarded to Støttegruppa 25. juni and Insight

Press release 19/06/2024

‘We are all striving to provide everyone – both in Norway and internationally – with a safe and inclusive society. A society where LGBT+ people can live free and good lives and love whoever they want. Støttegruppa 25. juni, the support group for victims of the June 25 attack in Oslo, and the Ukrainian organisation Insight are both doing incredibly important work in support of LGBT+ rights, and I am delighted they are awarded the prize this year,’ says Prime Minister Jonas Gahr Støre.

Bilde av UNRWAs sjef på pressekonferanse med utviklingsministeren og utenriksministeren

Norway increasing its support to UNRWA

Press release 17/06/2024

‘UNRWA is the backbone of the humanitarian response in Gaza. The war, accusations made by Israel, continuous attacks on the organisation and funds withheld by major donors, have put UNRWA in an extremely difficult financial situation. In this context, it is of importance that Norway is increasing our support by NOK 100 million,’ said Minister of International development Anne Beathe Kristiansen Tvinnereim.

Grått kartutsnitt av Europa med Ukraina framhevet i blått.

Attack on Ukraine

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