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Rome serves as the headquarter to the three UN agencies dedicated to Food and Agriculture: the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), the World Food Programme (WFP) and the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD).

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Foto: Astrid Sehl, UD.
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Norway recently signed the contract to build a new marine research vessel for developing countries, “Dr Fridtjof Nansen”. The “Dr Fridtjof Nansen” program is managed by the United Nations for Agriculture and Nutrition (FAO), in close collaboration with the Institute of Marine Research in Norway, which is responsible for the operation of the research vessel and the scientific part of the program...

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WFP’s executive director Ertharin Cousin visited Norway the 30-31 of January. The visit was part of the strengthened cooperation between WFP and Norway as a result of a four year strategic partnership agreement established in 2012. In her discussions with Foreign Minister Børge Brende Executive Director Cousin expressed concern about a challenging year of 2014, WFP struggles with access and...

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The review is carried out to with the intent of providing an overview of Norwegian collaboration with the 29 organizations that receive the most support.

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UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has appointed Prime Minister Erna Solberg to co-chair the Millennium Development Goals (MDG) Advocacy Group. The group aims to support the Secretary-General in mobilizing global action and building political will for the achievement of the millennium development goals.

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Norway provides 205 mill. NOK (app. 34 mill. USD) to assist the victims of the Super Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines.

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FAO, WFP and IFAD offer internships to students both within its Headquarters and its decentralized offices worldwide. This is a good opportunity for talented students to acquire practical work experience related to their field of studies while gaining a better understanding of the organizations and the United Nations system as a whole.

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