Europe on Screen is a yearly festival dedicated to showcasing the best and most entertaining new films from Europe. This year, the festival takes place from 29 April to 8 May in Jakarta, Medan, Bandung, Yogyakarta and Bali. Audience in Jakarta and Medan can look forward to some excellent Norwegian films. All screenings are free!

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Photo: Sjur Stølen/Aktiv i Oslo.

Norway Cup Colourful Friendship financial arrangement for teams is made with the intention of including teams from developing countries or areas with specific challenges. These challenges may be war- or conflict situations, poverty, environmental challenges, or other situations which makes the daily life a struggle for the children. These teams would normally not have the opportunity to travel...

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Photo: Asian Development Bank.

The International Commission on Financing Global Education Opportunity (The Education Commission) have launched a global video competition that challenges young people to tell their stories and share ideas about the future of education. Winners will be announced during the United Nations General Assembly in New York in September.

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It is highly encouraging that President Joko Widodo has announced a number of ambitious initiatives to reduce peat and forest destruction in Indonesia.

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On the occasion of International Women’s Day on 8 March, the staff at the Norwegian Embassy decided to share why women’s rights and gender equality is important to them. The result was creative and fun, while at the same time a great reflection of key aspects of Norway’s foreign policy!

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After more than a year-long selection process, civil society organisations that will receive Norwegian International Climate and Forest Initiative funds through norad have been selected.

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Photo: Charlie Bibby.

Last month the Financial Times visited Indonesia together with the Norwegian Minister for Climate and Environment, Vidar Helgesen.

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