Photo: Ann-Therese Kildal .Photo: Ann-Therese Kildal

On the 17th and 18th of May, we celebrated the Norwegian Constitution Day here in Dar es Salaam. The festivities started with a traditional celebration on Sunday, with a parade, Norwegian salmon and sausages, and games for the children. On Monday, an official reception was held at the residence. Below you can find some pictures and a video clip from the event, as well as the speech that the...

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Photo: Petter Foss .

Ambassadøren inviterer alle nordmenn til 17.mai feiring.

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Minister of Foreign Affairs, Børge Brende, visits Sierra Leone and Liberia. 
Photo: Astrid Sehl .

Norway has provided more than NOK 500 million to the efforts to fight Ebola in West Africa. The infection rate is now greatly reduced. Norway is therefore scaling down its efforts in cooperation with the authorities in the countries concerned and the UN.

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Signing ceremony . 
Photo: Elisabeth Schwabe-Hansen .

The National Audit Office of Tanzania (NAOT) has entered into a collaboration with the Office of the Auditor General of Norway, and the Netherlands’ Court of Audit. Representatives from the respective institutions signed a memorandum in Dar es Salaam March 2nd 2015, formalizing their common commitment for a two-year cooperation focusing on oil- and gas-specific auditing issues.

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House of Representatives, Zanzibar . 
Photo: Photo: Elisabeth Schwabe-Hansen, The Norwegian Embassy  .

From the 18th to 23rd of February, the Embassy had the pleasure of receiving a visit from the Standing Committee on Energy and the Environment.

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Til orientering: Ambassaden har gått bort fra den gamle ordningen med registreringsskjema og har nå gått over til elektronisk registrering på reiseregistrering.no

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‘Norway will provide support to developing countries that are seeking to reduce subsidies for coal and other fossil fuels. Cutting fossil fuel subsidies will reduce greenhouse gas emissions and will free up more funding for sustainable development efforts. Norway is providing NOK 100 million for fossil-fuel subsidy reform,’ said Minister of Foreign Affairs Børge Brende.

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For the second time these last two weeks, the Embassy had the pleasure of receiving a visit from the Norwegian Parliament, this time from the Standing Committee on Scrutiny and Constitutional affairs.

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Photo: Endre Stiansen, Norwegian Embassy, Addis Abeba.

Chairperson of the African Union Commission Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma and Minister of Foreign Affairs Børge Brende signed a strategic partnership agreement 26.01.2015. ‘This is a historic step for Norway’s engagement in Africa,’ said Mr Brende.

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