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The new EEA and Norway Grants programme period for 2014-2021 was launched in Brussels May 25th by Norwegian Minister of EEA and EU Affairs, Elisabeth Aspaker. Norway will contribute around 2.8 billion euros over seven years. “Our contribution is based on the vision of working together for a green, competitive and inclusive Europe”, said Minister Aspaker. The EEA and Norway Grants represe

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Ambassador Lilloe spoke yesterday at the graduation of the first class from Stolac High School to have attended Nansen model of integrated education. MediaUnit . .   The Nansen Dialogue Centre has been very successful in its work on integrated education – gathering children and youth of different ethnic backgrounds in the same classrooms. The model of integrated education offers two

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From May 19 th to 21 st the Embassies of Sweden, Denmark, Finland and Norway together have arranged and hosted Nordic Days 2016 in Sarajevo. The Nordic Days had equality and sustainability as main topics. They consisted of series of lectures, workshops, discussions and exhibitions devoted to promote Nordic view on sustainability and equality as related to cities, fashion and gender

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The Royal Norwegian Embassy in Sarajevo will be closed on Tuesday, 17 May 2016 due to holiday.   ***   Ambasada Kraljevine Norveške u Sarajevu je zatvorena u utorak, 17. maja 2016 zbog praznika.   ***   Den kongelige norske ambassade i Sarajevo holder stengt på tirsdag, 17. mai 2016 grunnet helligdag.

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Ambassador Lilloe spoke at the press conference organized by The High Judicial and Prosecutorial Council today. The purpose of the press conference was to present the results of the rehabilitation work of judicial institution buildings affected by the flooding in May 2014. A number of judicial institutions in BiH endured significant physical damages after the flooding and landslides in May 2014...

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Norwegian architects Joakim Skajaa and Arild Eriksen presented their work on socially responsible, affordable housing on 21 May at Meeting Point Cinema, as part of the Sarajevo Days of Architecture 2016. Their concept of architecture involves a bottom-up approach to neighborhood and housing development, actively seeking out the participation and ideas of the local residents or the actual...

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17 th May, the Norwegian national day, Ambassador Vibeke Lilloe gave a speech at the annual marking of the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia, arranged by Sarajevo Open Centre on the occasion of the presentation of the Pink Report. May is LGBTI equality month in Bosnia and Herzegovina, arranged by Sarajevo Open Centre and 10 other NGO’s. The Pin

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To celebrate the Nordic Cooperation, the embassies of Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden will arrange the Nordic days with several events on the 19-21st of May with many of the events open to the public. The theme will be “Equality and Sustainability” – gender equality for all and sustainable solutions for cities and fashion. The cooperation between the Nordic countr

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Monday 18th April the Embassy paid a visit to Orasje Municipality, where Deputy Head of Mission Anne Havnør met with partners and beneficiaries of the project organised by Transcultural Psychosocial Educational Foundation (TPO), as well as the Canton Posavina President and the Mayor of the municipality. The Embassy supports the project Women’s Economic Stability For Peaceful Community (WESPAC)....

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