Norway will host the sixth World Congress Against the Death Penalty in Oslo 21-23 June 2016. The Congress will attract 1300 participants from over 80 countries, including ministers, parliamentarians, academics, lawyers, and members of civil society.

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The Norwegian Centre for International Cooperation in Education (SIU) has launched a new funding scheme for collaboration between higher education institutions in Norway and selected developing countries.

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From 1 June 2015 the Immigration department in South Africa is changing the requirements for all children under 18 years of age who are travelling to or from South Africa.

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I am pleased to welcome you to the website of the Royal Norwegian Embassy.

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As of 2015 only machine readable travel documents are accepted for travel to South Africa.

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