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  • Important news concerning the spread of COVID-19 16. 9. 2020
    The Norway Grants and the Ministry of Finance accepted the modification of the AF 2020 programme due to the spread of COVID-19. The programme will be divided in two parts and our foreign partners will arrive in Prague first in March 2021 instead of December 2020. The events planned for 7 December 2020 will be ...
  • Norway’s indigenous people: From assimilation to recognition 9. 9. 2020
    New article by Robert Kvile, Ambassador of Norway to the Czech Republic. Norway’s indigenous people: From assimilation to recognition Back in 2007, the then President of the Sami Parliament in Karasjok, Mr. Egil Olli, told me about his first day in school as a seven-year-old boy in his home district of Porsanger. “I didn’t know a single ...
  • The Arctic Festival is Online! 1. 9. 2020
    On 13 July 2020, Jan Evangelista Purkyně University in Ústí nad Labem, supported by its partner, Norwegian Polar Institute in Tromsø, applied for financial support for the preparation and implementation of Arctic Festival 2020. The grant application for bilateral initiatives from the Fund for Bilateral Relations within the EEA and Norway Grants 2014-2021 was approved ...