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Den norske ambassaden i Sarajevo søker studentpraktikant høsten 2017. Praktikantoppholdet varer seks måneder, med tiltredelse i begynnelsen av juli.

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Norway is a substantial bilateral donor to BiH, aiming to support its stability and economic development. Brende emphasized that Norway stands behind BiH’s EU and NATO integration. He also affirmed Norway’s support for BiH’s territorial integrity. During his visit on 15 February, Minister Brende met with Igor Crnadak, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mladen Ivanic, Chairman of the BiH Presidency an...

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Violence against women and girls is a gross violation of human rights, and a major challenge affecting countries around the world. Norway supports this year’s #OrangetheWorld campaign and 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Based Violence. The Norwegian Embassy, together with our Swedish counterpart, light the embassies’ common façade in orange on the night to 25 November, the International Day...

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A “Court Settlement Week” was arranged this October by the High Judicial and Prosecutorial Council of Bosnia and Herzegovina (HJPC). The event was organized within the framework of the project “Improving Judicial Efficiency 2”, supported by Norway, with the objective of completing as many court cases as possible through alternative dispute resolution methods. Throughout the week, 833 court...

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In a ceremony on 14 September, Ambassador Ms Guri Rusten presented her credentials to Chairman of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Mr. Bakir Izetbegovic.

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The Norwegian Embassy and Sweden (Sida) jointly support the project “Gender and Justice: Toward a Fair and Impartial Judiciary”, carried out by the Geneva Centre for the Democratic Control of Armed Forces (DCAF) and the Atlantic Initiative. The multi-year project involves training and awareness-raising for judges and prosecutors on gender bias, improved responses to domestic violence, and...

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It was a full house and great atmosphere at Meeting Point Cinema in Sarajevo during the screening of the Norwegian film Kon-Tiki. The screening was hosted by the Norwegian Embassy, in cooperation with Obala Art Centar and Meeting Point Cinema. MediaUnit . .   Kon-Tiki tells the story about the expedition of legendary Norwegian explorer Thor Heyerdahl and his crew across the South Seas to the.

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Tuesday 27 September the Embassy witnessed the presentation of new and climate friendly technology in Trebinje.

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This week, the Embassy met with different civil society organisations and initiatives in Republika Srpska, seeking a broader picture of the atmosphere in the RS and the concerns of civil society. Chargé d' Affaires a.i. Anne Havnør and colleagues met with Helsinki Committee for Human Rights of RS, Bijeljina Youth Council, Theatre “Ubuntu”, and “LARA” Women’s Association in Bijeljina, and “Civic...

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