Photo: Børge Brendebekk/ Byhands.Photo: Børge Brendebekk/ Byhands

Around 1400 participants from over thirty nations are gearing up for Arctic Frontiers 2015. The conference takes place from January 18th-23rd and is the most significant conference for Arctic issues in Norway. This year’s theme is climate and energy.

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The Jaipur Bookmark Festival is running parallel to the Zee Jaipur Literature Festival, Asia’s biggest literature festival. Norway is the proud country partner of the event and representatives from “Nordic Noir” will take part in the programme.

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Ambassador Homme telling the Chief Minister about the role of women in Norwegian politics.

India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi transformed Vibrant Gujarat Investor Summit into “Vibrant India” this week. Ambassador Homme led a Norwegian business delegation to the Summit and had meeting with Chief Minister of Gujarat.

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Photo: Gati Dance Forum / Ignite Festival of Contemporary Dance.

Ignite Festival of Contemporary Dance 2015 was opened on Sunday 11 January with a performance by the popular Terence Lewis Contemporary Dance Company. Norway is one of the main partners for the festival.

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Photo: Berit Roald / NTB Scanpix.

Never has there been more Norwegian seafood on the global market, with 2014 being a record year for the export of these culinary delights, according to a press release from the Norwegian Ministry of Trade, Industry and Fisheries. Norway exports 37 million meals of seafood every day.

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The Royal Norwegian Consulate in Chennai will move to new premises on the 2nd of February 2015.

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The purpose of an Agreement on Social Security is, inter alia, to ensure that people who move from the territory of one of the Contracting States to the territory of the other may maintain their social insurance entitlement, and to give them access to the social insurance schemes of their new country of residence, so that they may have continuous social insurance coverage. It is furthermore...

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Ms Anne Grøvslien, Milk Bank Coordinator at Oslo University Hospital explains what is a Human Milk Bank and how it is helping many lives around the world in an interview to the Embassy's communication team.

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Photo: Marta B. Haga/ MFA Norway.

The Bergen Summer Research School will open up for PhD candidates from 15-27 June 2015. Application deadline: 15 February 2015.

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The 4th Joint Working Group Maritime meeting was held on 9th January 2015 at the Indian Ministry of Shipping’s office in New Delhi. The Norwegian side was headed by Ms. Ida Skard, Director General, Maritime Department, Norwegian Ministry of Trade, Industries and Fisheries and the Indian side was headed by Mr. N. Muruganandam, Joint Secretary Ports.

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