#Norway

  • Article: Norway Will Start Paying Indonesia for Cutting Down on Deforestation
    Environment

    Norway Will Start Paying Indonesia for Cutting Down on Deforestation

    Feb. 18, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Indonesia's deforestation rate declined, triggering a payment under a $1 billion climate deal. Read more

  • Article: Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg Wins First-Ever Global Citizen Prize for a World Leader
    Girls & Women

    Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg Wins First-Ever Global Citizen Prize for a World Leader

    By Thato Mahlangu  and  Carmen Singer|Dec. 2, 2018

    Solberg has received the inaugural prize for her commitment to fighting for equal rights for women. Read more

  • Article: What Is the Global Financing Facility Replenishment?
    AdvocacyHealth

    What Is the Global Financing Facility Replenishment?

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Diana Duong|Nov. 2, 2018

    On Nov. 6, stakeholders involved with the Global Financing Facility (GFF) will meet in Oslo, Norway. Read more

  • Article: Over 80,000 of You Just Called on World Leaders to Stand With Every Woman and Child
    AdvocacyHealth

    Over 80,000 of You Just Called on World Leaders to Stand With Every Woman and Child

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 10, 2018

    5 million mothers and babies are dying unnecessarily every year. Read more

  • Article: Norway and Ireland Came Through With Some Big Commitments at the 2018 Global Citizen Festival
    ImpactCitizenship

    Norway and Ireland Came Through With Some Big Commitments at the 2018 Global Citizen Festival

    By Neha Shah|Oct. 5, 2018

    Marine litter, education, and foreign aid are set to benefit. Read more

  • Article: Norway Committed $200 Million to Fight Ocean Plastic at the Global Citizen Festival
    ImpactEnvironment

    Norway Committed $200 Million to Fight Ocean Plastic at the Global Citizen Festival

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 4, 2018

    The country has deep ties to marine life. Read more

  • Article: Global Citizens Stood Up for Gender Equality and Education — and World Leaders Took Action
    ImpactCitizenship

    Global Citizens Stood Up for Gender Equality and Education — and World Leaders Took Action

    By Neha Shah|Sept. 30, 2018

    Over 2.1M actions led to commitments worth $7.6B, set to affect the lives of 254M. Read more

  • Article: Norway Pledges to Divest From Ocean-Polluting Companies With $1 Trillion Fund
    Finance & Innovation

    Norway Pledges to Divest From Ocean-Polluting Companies With $1 Trillion Fund

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 5, 2018

    The country has already divested from companies that destroy forests. Read more