Ambassador Skjønsberg lecturing on Norway and relations with Azerbaijan at Nakhchivan University. Rector Maharramov Saleh Heydar Oglu hosted the embassy delegation at the university. Ambassador Skjønsberg lecturing on Norway and relations with Azerbaijan at Nakhchivan University. Rector Maharramov Saleh Heydar Oglu hosted the embassy delegation at the university.
Norway and Azerbaijan // Last updated: 16.04.2014 //

The embassy visited Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic of Azerbaijan on 7-10. April. Ambassador Skjønsberg and his wife, Ms. Schnitzer-Skjønsberg, took part in the celebration of the 90th anniversary of Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic. The majority of the Baku-based diplomatic corps in Azerbaijan also took part in the celebration.

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Norway and Azerbaijan // Last updated: 10.04.2014 //

The Norwegian Constitution has been amended more than 400 times since 1814, but, notwithstanding this, is considered to be the same working document. And this makes it Europe’s oldest and the world’s second oldest written constitution still in operation.

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Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg. 
Photo: Thomas Haugersveen.
Norway and Azerbaijan // Last updated: 31.03.2014 //

“I would like to congratulate Jens Stoltenberg on his appointment as Secretary General of NATO. In Jens Stoltenberg, NATO has found a strong, unifying Secretary General. Today, Jens Stoltenberg has been given an important task that carries a great deal of responsibility. I am confident that he will carry out this task to the benefit of all NATO countries. The government looks forward to...

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Swedish Chargé d'affaires Tomas Danestad hanging up the sign of the Swedish Embassy
Norway and Azerbaijan // Last updated: 06.03.2014 //

Sweden has opened an Embassy in Baku that will be co-located with the Royal Norwegian Embassy

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Norway and Azerbaijan // Last updated: 07.03.2014 //

From today the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Baku will be operating with the  new contact numbers such as: Office: +994 12 505 25 66 From Norway:  23 98 18 00 Fax:  +994 12 505 25 67 Calls on visa related questions/inquiries will be received only within the weekdays between 10:00-12:00 .

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Norway and Azerbaijan // Last updated: 24.02.2014 //

The Embassy attended the naming ceremony for the new multi-purpose offshore vessel, “Seabed Supporter”, on 12 February.

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Henrik Ibsen by Gustav Borgen. 
Photo: Norwegian Museum of Cultural History.
Norway and Azerbaijan // Last updated: 10.02.2014 //

The Ibsen Scholarships award innovative projects in the field of drama and performing arts worldwide with funds amounting to NOK 1,000,000 (120,000 Euros)

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The Norwegian Constituent Assembly at Eidsvoll (Riksforsamlingen på Eidsvoll 1814), painted by Oscar Wergeland. 
Photo: Stortinget.
Norway and Azerbaijan // Last updated: 24.02.2014 //

2014 is a year of celebration for Norway, as it is the Bicentenary of the Norwegian Constitution adopted on 17 May 1814.

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H.E. Mr Erling Skjønsberg, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Kingdom of Norway. Photo: MFA Oslo
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"Serving as ambassador to Azerbaijan and Georgia has presented me with a unique opportunity to get to know the countries and its inhabitants. Since September 2010 I have been able to travel extensively in both countries, enjoying great nature and meeting good people." says Erling Skjønsberg, Ambassador of Norway to Azerbaijan and Georgia.

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