In association with The Arctic Council’s Youth Art Contest, the Norwegian Embassy recently had the pleasure of welcoming three young artists from the northern parts of Norway.

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Photo: Arild Lyssand.

Foreign Minister Børge Brende brings with him fresh impressions from the Norwegian archipelago Svalbard to President Obama’s climate conference GLACIER, which opens on August 30th in Anchorage, Alaska. The conference aims to mobilize international support for an ambitious global climate agreement at the UN summit in Paris this December.

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Five Norwegian films - three features, two shorts - selected for the Toronto International Film Festival, which runs between 10-20 September.

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Photo: Andreas Kalvig Anderson.

This summer has shown that Norwegian indigenous culture leaves footprints internationally, both by arranging a most successful festival in Norway, “Riddu Riddu”, and by participating at the large-scale festival “Planet IndigenUS” in Toronto. Norwegian Sami culture is recognized for its ability to preserve the tradition, and at the same time welcome innovation and renewal.

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Norwegian director Joachim Trier’s star-studded film Louder Than Bombs will at the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival in the Special Presentations section.

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Heads of state and government, government ministers and key actors in the field of education came together to intensify global education efforts in countries affected by conflict, crisis and poverty in Oslo on July 6–7.

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Canada vil starte med frivillig elektronisk reiseregistrering (ETA) før innreise til landet fra 1. august 2015. Fra 15. mars 2016 må alle reisende fra visumfrie land som kommer luftveien til Canada registrere seg. Dette er etter modell fra USA og Australia.

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His Majesty The King's Guard returns to Royal Nova Scotia International Tattto this summer to showcase their one of a kind precision drill routine.

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In honour of the Norwegian team’s arrival in Ottawa, H.E Mona Elisabeth Brøther invited the national team and head coach Even Pellerud as honorary guests to a garden reception Monday, June 8.

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The award winning Norwegian animation series for children "Elias; Rescue Team Adventures" is now available on Canadian Netflix. This is the second Norwegian TV-show to be featured on the online service, the first one being the popular comedy “Lillyhammer”.

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