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Freedom, empowerment and opportunities: action plan for women's rights and gender equality in foreign and development policy 2016-2020
Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs 2016
The fundamental aim of Norway’s gender equality efforts is to increase the opportunities available to women and girls, promote their right to self-determination, and further their empowerment. This is crucial if girls, boys, wome...
National action plan. Women, peace and security 2015-2018
Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs 2015
The adoption of UN Security Council resolution 1325 in 2000 was a groundbreaking event. The resolution recognised the disproportionate impact of conflict on women, the need to protect women from violence during conflicts, and the vita...
Displaced women and homelessness
Norwegian Refugee Council 2016
This report identifies conflicts as a cause of homelessness. Displaced persons, by definition, have to abandon their homes. Many of them have been forced to leave because of targeted discrimination. ...
Women refugees in Lebanon and the consequences of limited legal status on their housing, land and property rights
Norwegian Refugee Council 2016
Understanding the situation for women refugees in particular, including the protection risks they face, is essential in order to develop and provide appropriate interventions taking their perspective and ...
International law and sea-level rise: forced migration and human rights
J. McAdam / Fridtjof Nansen Institute 2016
This report provides a general overview of the international law issues relating to sea-level rise, (forced) migration and human rights. The first part provides a brief accounting of 'What We Know and What We Can Expect', discussing s...
The Nagoya Protocol on access to genetic resources and benefit sharing: User-country measures and implementation in India
C. Prip; C. van't Klooster / Fridtjof Nansen Institute 2016
User-measure requirements are the cornerstone of the Nagoya Protocol on Access to Genetic Resources and the Fair and Equitable Sharing of Benefits Arising from their Utilization developed under the Convention on Biological Diversity. ...
Climate change policy inventory and analysis for Tanzania
M.E. Daly; P.Z. Yanda; J.J. West / Center for International Climate and Environmental Research, Oslo 2015
This report is an output of the Global Framework for Climate Services Adaptation Programme in Africa. The goal of the report is to: 1) assess the extent to which climate change concerns have been integrated or mainstreamed into nation...
Estimating mobilized private climate finance for developing countries. A Norwegian pilot study
A. Torvanger; P. Narbel; H.F. Lund / Center for International Climate and Environmental Research, Oslo 2015
The point of departure for this study is the available data in Norway on climate finance for developing countries. The bottleneck in tracking mobilized private climate finance is availability and quality of data. The main challenge is...
Green bonds and environmental integrity: insight from CICERO second opinions
C. Clapp / Center for International Climate and Environmental Research, Oslo 2016
This policy note shares insights from CICERO's experience in producing over 60 second opinions. Insights on the environmental integrity of green bonds include: 1) Management that is aligned for climate risk can give greater confidence...
Business as UNusual: the implications of fossil divestment and green bonds for financial flows, economic growth and energy market
S. Glomsrød; W. Taoyuan / Center for International Climate and Environmental Research, Oslo 2016
Green bonds and fossil divestment has emerged as a bottom-up approach to climate action within the business community. Recent pledges by large banks and institutional investors have reached levels that have the potential to contribute...
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Freedom, empowerment and opportunities: action plan for women's rights and gender equality in foreign and development policy 2016-2020
Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs 2016
The fundamental aim of Norway’s gender equality efforts is to increase the opportunities available to women and girls, promote their right to self-determination, and further their empowerment. This is crucial if girls, boys, wome...
National action plan. Women, peace and security 2015-2018
Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs 2015
The adoption of UN Security Council resolution 1325 in 2000 was a groundbreaking event. The resolution recognised the disproportionate impact of conflict on women, the need to protect women from violence during conflicts, and the vita...
Displaced women and homelessness
Norwegian Refugee Council 2016
This report identifies conflicts as a cause of homelessness. Displaced persons, by definition, have to abandon their homes. Many of them have been forced to leave because of targeted discrimination. ...
Women refugees in Lebanon and the consequences of limited legal status on their housing, land and property rights
Norwegian Refugee Council 2016
Understanding the situation for women refugees in particular, including the protection risks they face, is essential in order to develop and provide appropriate interventions taking their perspective and ...
International law and sea-level rise: forced migration and human rights
J. McAdam / Fridtjof Nansen Institute 2016
This report provides a general overview of the international law issues relating to sea-level rise, (forced) migration and human rights. The first part provides a brief accounting of 'What We Know and What We Can Expect', discussing s...
The Nagoya Protocol on access to genetic resources and benefit sharing: User-country measures and implementation in India
C. Prip; C. van't Klooster / Fridtjof Nansen Institute 2016
User-measure requirements are the cornerstone of the Nagoya Protocol on Access to Genetic Resources and the Fair and Equitable Sharing of Benefits Arising from their Utilization developed under the Convention on Biological Diversity. ...
Climate change policy inventory and analysis for Tanzania
M.E. Daly; P.Z. Yanda; J.J. West / Center for International Climate and Environmental Research, Oslo 2015
This report is an output of the Global Framework for Climate Services Adaptation Programme in Africa. The goal of the report is to: 1) assess the extent to which climate change concerns have been integrated or mainstreamed into nation...
Estimating mobilized private climate finance for developing countries. A Norwegian pilot study
A. Torvanger; P. Narbel; H.F. Lund / Center for International Climate and Environmental Research, Oslo 2015
The point of departure for this study is the available data in Norway on climate finance for developing countries. The bottleneck in tracking mobilized private climate finance is availability and quality of data. The main challenge is...
Green bonds and environmental integrity: insight from CICERO second opinions
C. Clapp / Center for International Climate and Environmental Research, Oslo 2016
This policy note shares insights from CICERO's experience in producing over 60 second opinions. Insights on the environmental integrity of green bonds include: 1) Management that is aligned for climate risk can give greater confidence...
Business as UNusual: the implications of fossil divestment and green bonds for financial flows, economic growth and energy market
S. Glomsrød; W. Taoyuan / Center for International Climate and Environmental Research, Oslo 2016
Green bonds and fossil divestment has emerged as a bottom-up approach to climate action within the business community. Recent pledges by large banks and institutional investors have reached levels that have the potential to contribute...
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The RORG Network
The RORG-network is a network of Norwegian NGOs engaged in Development Education in Norway. Their website looks to address concerns regarding the north/south development dynamic and global issues, including globalisation, debt, development cooperation, poverty eradication, World Bank - IMF, trade/WTO etc.
Agropub
Website in Norwegian.
Centre for Property Rights and Development, Norwegian Mapping and Cadastre Authority
The Centre for Property Rights and Development is a department within the Cadastre and Land Registry Division of the Norwegian Mapping and Cadastre Authority (NMCA). The Norwegian Parliament resolved to transfer responsibilities on land registration from the courts to the Norwegian Mapping and Cadastre Authority (NMCA). To implement this decision the Department for Cadastre and Land Reg...
Norwegian People's Aid (NPA)
Norwegian People’s Aid is a membership-governed organisation which stands on four pillars of equal worth – youth work, health and rescue work, socially targeted work and international work. In NPA’s national, international, youth and health and rescue work, the following areas shall be promoted: the fight against oppression, poverty and unjust distri...
Committee for the Cancellation of Third World Debt (CADTM)
The Committee for the Cancellation of Third World Debt (CADTM) is an international network of individuals and local committees across Europe and Latin America, Africa and Asia, and was founded in Belgium. The CADTM has set itself five missions: to offer a detailed analysis of the origins and consequences of debt in the Periphery, and of the technical and political options for its cancella...
Global Environmental Change and Human Security International Project Office (GECHS)
GECHS is a core project of the International Human Dimensions Programme. They situate environmental changes within the larger socioeconomic and political contexts that cause them, and that shape the capacity of communities to cope with and respond to change. Their research focuses on the way diverse social processes such as globalisation, poverty, disease, and conflict, combine with global envir...
African Green Revolution
As a contribution to an African Green Revolution, and a response to UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan's call to action, an Africa Public-Private Partnership Platform is in the making. The initiative is co-launched by the two Norwegian public development institutions, NORAD and Norfund, and two private sector participants, multinational corporation Yara International, and corporate & investment bank...
Tsunami Evaluation Coalition (TEC)
The Tsunami Evaluation Coalition (TEC) is an independent, learning and accountability initiative in the humanitarian sector. It was established in February 2005 in the wake of the December 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake and tsunamis. The website provides further information about the Coalition, access to a synthesis report, thematic evaluations, and meetings and workshops.
Nile Basin Research Programme, University of Bergen
The Nile Basin Research Programme (NBRP) is a strategic, multidisciplinary programme for research and education on topics related to the Nile Basin. It is located at the University of Bergen, Norway. NBRP aims to foster activities that will contribute to competence and capacity building in research and education in the Nile Basin countries. On the website, the NBRP provides access to events and...
Norwegian Association for Development Research (NFU)
NFU works to promote development related research and training in Norway, and to connect the Norwegian development research community. The NFU website offers links to news, conferences, their newsletter, and publications.
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