H.E. Ms Siren Gjerme Eriksen and the Vietnamese State President Truong Tan. 
Photo: Vietnam News Agency.H.E. Ms Siren Gjerme Eriksen and the Vietnamese State President Truong Tan. Photo: Vietnam News Agency

New Norwegian Ambassador to Vietnam, H.E. Ms Siren Gjerme Eriksen, presents credentials to the President.

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Photo: Trond Rafoss, Bioforsk.

Climate change is one of the most urgent challenges facing communities today. Changes in climate is likely to affect Vietnam through increased drought and rising sea levels, that can threaten the country’s food security. The rural economy counts for 60 % of the labour force and is also a source of export revenue. Therefore, it is a pressing matter to identify suitable climate smart farming...

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Dr Le Thi Quynh Mai, Deputy Director from NIHE and Ragnhild Dybdahl, Deputy Head of Mission at the Royal Norwegian Embassy. 
Photo: NIHE.

The final meeting of the Biorisk project took place on 31 July 2014 at the National Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology (NIHE) in Hanoi. The meeting concludes a successful cooperation between Norway and Vietnam in reducing the risk of the spreading infectious diseases by developing safe practice in laboratories.

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Photo: NorCross/Vietnam.

From 21 to 23 May over 30 participants from 7 Norwegian Non-Governmental Organisations were gathered in Quy Nhon for the 2014 Annual Meeting.

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Photo: Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Not only did it lead to independence for Norway, the Constitution was also a radical step forward in the development of democracy and human rights.

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Photo: Berit Roald/ NTB Scanpix.

On May 17 the Norwegian National day was celebrated in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City.

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Their Royal Highnesses visit Hue. 
Photo: Phan Cu, FFAV.

On March 20 Their Royal Highnesses Crown Prince Haakon and Crown Princess Mette-Marit of Norway took part in activities planned in Hue by three Norwegian civil society organizations; Norwegian People’s Aid, Football for All in Vietnam and NCA.

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