The Global Commission on the Economy and Climate launched the New Climate Economy Report in New York, Oslo and Addis Ababa 16 th September this year. The Oslo launch was conducted by the Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg and Minister of Climate and Environment Tine Sundtoft. Click here to read more. The report sets out compelling evidence from across the world that economic growth and actio...

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Committed to capacity building, from left to right: Mr. Terje Nilsen from Bredesen Consulting, Mr. Musara Beta from Southern African Power Pool, Mr. Alf Hansen from the Embassy of Norway, Ms. Carole M. Rosenlund from the International Centre for Hydropower, Mr. Hans Arild Bredesen from Bredesen Consulting and Mr. Tom Solberg from the International Centre for Hydropower.

“I thank the Government of Norway for being an All Weather Friend, and for the USD 20 million support to our work on developing Africa’s first competitive market for electricity”, Chief Market Analyst, Mr. Musara Beta from Southern African Power Pool said at the opening of the “Regional Power Trade Programme” in Johannesburg 15th September 2014.

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The UN Secretary General’s Climate Summit in New York 23 September is drawing closer, and Norway’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Børge Brende, is taking part.

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Please note that there are new requirements for minors when travelling into, out of, or through South Africa. The new regulations were supposed to come into effect 1 October 2014, but it has now been postponed until 1 June 2015.

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Oversettelse av note mottatt fra sør-afrikansk utenriksdepartement: Alle pass må være maskinlesbare. Unntak hvis; Landet man kommer fra har sluttet å utstede maskinlesbare pass eller Pass som er utstedt etter 24.11.2005 med gyldighet til før 25.11.2015 Hver person må ha sitt eget pass. Passet må minst ha to ubrukte pass-sider ved innreise for stempler. Passets må være gyldig i minst 30 dager...

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