3401 Massachusetts Ave. N.W.

I guess one could say that one of the “sweet perks” of being ambassador is living in an ambassador’s residence. The residence in D.C. carries quite a bit of historic weight and significance for Norway. So naturally, when I learned that I would be moving to D.C. as Norway’s Ambassador to the United States, I […]

“Y” Nuclear Security Is Important

  With the Nuclear Security Summit (March 30-April 1) kicking off this week in Washington, D.C., it’s natural to ask, “Y” is nuclear security important? A terrorist attack involving nuclear or radioactive material would of course be catastrophic, with global consequences. It is therefore critical to hinder terrorists’ access to nuclear material, technology and fissile […]