Utenriksdepartementet fraråder reise eller opphold som ikke er strengt nødvendig til grenseområdene nærmere enn 3 km mot Syria og Irak.

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Utenriksdepartementet fraråder alle reiser til eller opphold i Irak

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The Visa section will be closed on Monday the 28th and Tuesday the 29th of November. We apologize for the inconvenience.

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PROJECT LAUNCH: Representatives from Aqaba Special Economic Zone Authority, the Royal Norwegian Embassy, the Delegation of the European Union to Jordan and the Sahara Forest Project after planting the first tree on the premises. 
Photo: The Sahara Forest Project.

Norwegian initiative «Sahara Forest Project» launches construction in Aqaba. Project aims to grow vegetables in the desert and to produce 10.000 liters of fresh water every day.

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IN FOCUS: Jordanian girls' and women's football has gotten a boost in the last years. Last week, Minister of Culture, Mrs. Linda Hofstad Helleland, showed her support for Norwegian-Jordanian girls' football programs. 
Photo: Norwegian Ministry of Culture.

The Norwegian Minister of Culture, Mrs. Linda Hofstad Helleland visited Jordan last week. Varied program includes support for Norwegian-Jordanian girls' football programmes.

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WELL DESERVED: Students at the Abd al-Rahman Halhool Boys' School pose with their diplomas that show they have finished the NRC's summer school program. 
Photo: The Royal Norwegian Embassy in Amman.

The summer school program of the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) in Irbid is uniting Syrian and Jordanian schoolchildren in one classroom. Principal says program is building bridges between Jordanians and Syrians.

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SIGNING CEREMONY From left to right: USAID Mission Director Jim Barnhart, H.E. Ambassador Edward Oakden (UK), H.E. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Education Dr. Mohammed Thneibat, H.E. Minister of Planning and International Cooperation Imad Fakhoury, Heidi Elburgi Johansen, chargée d’affaires of the Norwegian Embassy and Térence Bileter, chargé d’affaires of the Swiss Embassy. 
Photo: Royal Norwegian Embassy.

Together with other donors, Norway on 22 August signed agreements with the Jordanian government on support to the education sector.

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SHARING EXPERIENCES: Representatives from the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Amman in discussion with community center leaders, and UN representatives. 
Photo: The Royal Norwegian Embassy in Amman.

Representatives from the Norwegian Embassy visited a community center for women in Khaldieh in the Mafraq region August 3rd.

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