The Norwegian Embassy in Beirut is moving to a new location. From 20 February to 23 February telephone lines will be closed.

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We apologize for any inconvenience caused by the temporary closing of our booking system. We are working on increasing our capacity to receive and interview applicants, and this also involves changes in our electronic portal. New booking procedures will be in place in a few days. This is how it will work:

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The Norwegian Embassy in Beirut will be accepting applications for grants for 2017 until 24 February.

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One year ago, the London Conference brought the world together in the face of a seemingly intractable conflict and agreed to try something radical and new. The event was an unparalleled success. In excess of $12 billion was pledged by the international community to support vulnerable populations in Syria and the neighbouring countries – more than has ever been committed for a humanitarian crisi...

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‘I strongly condemn the terrorist attack that struck civilians as they celebrated the New Year in Istanbul,’ said Minister of Foreign Affairs Børge Brende.

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Norway has substantially increased its assistance for the Syrian crisis in 2016. ‘The war in Syria is affecting millions of people and has ramifications for the whole world. Norway has been at the forefront of efforts to mobilise more international aid, and we have provided NOK 2.7 billion ourselves this year. This funding is helping to save lives and provide schooling for children and young...

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In an effort to bolster the fight against illicit trafficking of cultural goods from Iraq and Syria, INTERPOL, UNESCO and other international and national organizations met to discuss effective strategies to implement relevant international agrements. The conference was organised with support from Norway.

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Wishing you joyful holidays! The Embassy working hours during the Christmas holidays will be as follows:

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Norwegian director Erik Poppe’s historical epic, which had after last weekend sold 705,726 tickets in Norway, is among the nine candidates for the five nominations for Best Foreign-Language Feature

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