Human Rights

Indonesia and Norway has an enduring collaboration on good governance, democratization and human rights. Read more

The Norwegian Ambassador to Indonesia H.E. Eivind S. Homme held opening remarks at a Policy Discussion organised by HRWG in cooperation with the Indonesian Constitutional Court, called ”The Prospects of Human Rights Promotion and Protection in ASEAN: Constitutions, Constitutionalism and ASEAN Human Rights Declaration” on the 16th of December. Read more

Search for Common Ground, Religions for Peace and the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Jakarta Join Forces to Protect and Respect Holy Sites in Indonesia Read more

Photo: World Bank Photo Collection.

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! Read more

‘The fight for strengthening human rights is the common thread in everything Norway commits to internationally,’ said Minister of Foreign Affairs Børge Brende. Human rights are under pressure internationally. Norway will therefore step up its efforts to promote and protect human rights. Read more