Deputy Head of Mission, Mrs. Pippi G. Søegaard took part in a mission to the North Eastern state of Borno on February 13-15. Norway was invited by the United Nations with 11 other donors to Nigeria. The trip was organised by the UN Humanitarian Coordinator as a preparation for the first ever Humanitarian Conference on Nigeria and the Lake Chad region, which will take place on 23rd-24th February...

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The Emergency Coordination Centre (ECC) is pleased to invite members of the Humanitarian Coordination Working Group (HCWG), the Donor Community, Members of the Inter-ministerial Task Force and NGOs to a Live Stream of the Oslo Humanitarian Conference on Nigeria and the Lake Chad Region.

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Norway, together with Nigeria and Germany, will host an international donor conference in Oslo on 24 February. ‘A major humanitarian crisis is unfolding in Nigeria and the Lake Chad region. This crisis has been largely overlooked. We are therefore seeking to mobilise greater international involvement and increased funding for humanitarian efforts to prevent the situation from deteriorating...

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Ber giverland avverge sultkatastrofe Over syv millioner mennesker i Nigeria og området rundt Tsjad-sjøen er rammet av matkrise. Nå håper flere norske hjelpeorganisasjoner at giverlandskonferansen i Oslo denne uken vil bidra til å avverge en sultkatastrofe. 23. og 24. februar arrangerer norske hjelpeorganisasjoner, FN og norske, nigerianske og tyske myndigheter en giverkonferanse for å hjelpe...

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The Oslo Humanitarian Conference on Nigeria and Lake Chad Region takes place on Friday February 24th. Foreign Minister Børge Brende is hosting the conference, which Norway is co-organizing with Nigeria, Germany and the United Nations. There will also be a Civil Society Meeting the day before the conference, on Thursday February 23rd.

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Invitasjon til Akvakultur: "Fact-finding mission" til Ghana og Nigeria / besøk til Nigeria av politisk ledelse Nærings- og fiskeridepartementet.

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Avec le Nigeria et l'Allemagne, la Norvège accueillera une conférence internationale de donateurs le 24 février à Oslo. « Une crise humanitaire majeure, trop souvent oubliée, frappe le Nigeria et la région du lac Tchad. Nous souhaitons donc mobiliser des efforts humanitaires accrus et solliciter un plus grand engagement de la communauté internationale afin d'empêcher une nouvelle aggravation de...

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The Norwegian Embassy has a vacant position as Driver/Administrative Assistant.

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Vacancy Notice: Programme officer (political/economic reporting)

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POSITION: Programme officer (political/economic reporting)   POSITION TYPE: Temporary  -  full-time contract SALARY: From 300.000 NGN per month according to qualifications          Main purpose of job: The main task of the programme officer is to write regular reports and summaries to the management, after having found, selected and

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International funds for theatre performances

Norway and Nigeria //

Ibsen Awards are announcing The Ibsen Scholarships 2017. Funds amounting to NOK 2.000.000,- (approx. Euro 221.000,- /USD 235.000,-) are awarded theatre projects worldwide.

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Africa in focus at Nor-Shipping 2017

Norway and Nigeria //

African economies are growing, and becoming more connected to the world economy than ever before. Still, many companies have not discovered the great business opportunities on offer In Africa. In 2017, Nor-Shipping, one of the world’s leading maritime events, will put Africa on the agenda.

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Scholarships - applicants based in Africa

Norway and Nigeria //

The application period for scholarships in 2018 will open in the beginning of 2017. The purpose of the scholarship programme is to provide opportunities for postdoctoral researchers in Africa to pursue their own research projects, thereby indirectly strengthening the academic milieux in African countries. The scholarship offers access to the Institute's library and other resources that provide...

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