For more than a thousand years Norwegian and British ships have been crossing paths on trade routes over the North Sea. A rich exchange of language, culture and traditions has continued ever since and Norway and the UK are today close political allies and trading partners.

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Photo: Photo: NorwayMFA/ Espen Røst.

The Norwegian Government has taken the initiative to convene an international donor conference for Syria, which will be held in London in early February.

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Skrei, which is only available from January to April, has been a delicacy in Norway for many years.

From January to April, the Norwegian cod each year returns from the Barents Sea back to its birthplace on the Northern coast of Norway, where the fish spawn in the icy sea. This time of the year the cod is called skrei – and skrei is what the fuss is all about.

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Photo: Klima og miljø.

Colombia will implement an ambitious package of cross-sectoral actions and strengthened self-governance of indigenous territories to reduce deforestation and promote sustainable development. To support that commitment, Germany, Norway and the United Kingdom will contribute close to £200 million, primarily through results-based payments for reduced deforestation.

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All applicants must schedule an appointment online in order to apply for a new passport.

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