Ambassador Mrs. Hanne-Marie Kaarstad meets with H.E. Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete, President of the United Republic of Tanzania.Ambassador Mrs. Hanne-Marie Kaarstad meets with H.E. Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete, President of the United Republic of Tanzania.

The new Norwegian Ambassador to Tanzania, Mrs. Hanne-Marie Kaarstad, presented her credentials to H.E. Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete, President of the United Republic of Tanzania, 9 September 2014.

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The report “Real-time Evaluation of Norway’s International Climate and Forest Initiative – Synthesising Report 2007/2013” presents the real-time findings of Norway’s International Climate and Forest Initiative (NICFI) to support the efforts to reduce the emissions from deforestation and forest degradation, taking into account forest conservation, sustainable management of forests and the...

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Photo: Cypress Mfg Corporation.

The Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (Norad) has granted additional funds amounting to NOK 38.65 million to International Non-Governmental Organisations (INGOs) as part of the Oil for Development (OfD) programme for the period 2014-2016, with the aim to strengthen the accountability in the management of oil and gas resources.

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Photo: Albert González Farran.

‘Education is key to reducing poverty. The Norwegian Government therefore intends to double its development assistance to education in countries affected by extreme poverty, crisis and conflict. It is particularly important for us to ensure that more girls have access to education,’ says Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg.

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H.E. Ms. Ingunn Klepsvik and the President of Seychelles, Mr. James Michel. 
Photo: Mervyn Marie, Office of the President of the Republic of Seychelles.

On July 20th the Norwegian Ambassador of the Kingdom of Norway, H.E. Ms. Ingunn Klepsvik paid a final visit to the Head of State of the Seychelles, President James Michel, to thank him for the good cooperation as her four years tenure as Ambassador to the United Republic of Tanzania and the Republic of Seychelles has come to an end.

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The Norwegian Government agency for Trade and Investment promotion, Innovation Norway, established its first office for the East African region in Nairobi in February 2014. As part of the Innovation Team, the Embassy in Dar es Salaam is currently setting up a business promotion strategy and is working in close collaboration with Innovation Norway in Nairobi.

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