Innocence and Justice Mukheli and Vuyo Mpantsha with Norwegians celebrating the national day 17th of May. Innocence and Justice Mukheli and Vuyo Mpantsha with Norwegians celebrating the national day 17th of May.

In May, the creative photoblogger trio from Soweto, I See A Different You, went to Norway to connect with other young creatives, and to take pictures with the theme “what does freedom mean to you”. The pictures taken will be exhibited during the urban street culture festival Str.Crd 8.-9. November.

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The Nobel Peace Prize for 2014 has been awarded the Indian child rights activist Kailash Satyarthi and the Pakistani children’s education activist Malala Yousafzai.

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Marianne Skarpnord with the 2013 SA Women's Open trophy.

Norwegian golfer Marianne Skarpnord surprisingly won last year's SA Women's Open, with three under par, after only one round was played due to bad weather. Next week she returns to South Africa to defend her crown.

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

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As of 11th of October 2014 the verification of the visa holders’ fingerprints in the VIS database at Schengen border crossing points will be mandatory.

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