The Secretary General of Norwegian Foreign Ministry, Wegger Chr. Strømmen, visited Iran between 15 and 19 February 2015. Strømmen was in Tehran as head of the Norwegian Delegation to the fifth round of bilateral consultations between the Islamic Republic of Iran and Norway. The Secretary General’s visit was also a follow up of Foreign Minister Børge Brende’s successful visit to Iran in November...
Women are particularly affected by wars and conflicts. The Government is giving priority to intensifying Norway’s efforts to promote the women, peace and security agenda,’ said Prime Minister Erna Solberg. Today the Government presented a new National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security for the period 2015-18.