On International Women’s Day, Viewing CVE Through a Gendered Lens

Back in the 1970s, I joined in the parades in Oslo for International Women’s Day. I was in my 20s, and proud to show my support for the feminist movement. The slogans we chanted, such as “Equal pay” and “Solidarity with oppressed women in all countries,” are still relevant today. March 8th has always been […]

Norwegian Development Aid: Making a Difference

“Y” Is Norway Involved in Development Cooperation? Contributing to making the world a better place is a strong motivation in Norwegian foreign policy. This drive is present daily in my job ‒ for example, when the embassy put in extra hours over Christmas to facilitate Norway’s involvement in the Iran deal. Another policy area in […]