Norway and Ireland //

The Norwegian Navy Brass Quintet takes part in the Battle of Clontarf Commemoration in St. John the Baptist Church.

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Norway and Ireland // Last updated: 22.04.2014 //

Saeed Taji Farouky’s documentary "There Will Be Some Who Will Not Fear Even That Void" is to be screened in Dublin’s Darklight festival on April 25th, 3pm at Cinemobile.

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Deputy Head of Mission Grete Ødegaard and President of MIC Prof. Michael A. Hayes, with Viking children. 
Photo: Brian Gavin.
Norway and Ireland // Last updated: 15.04.2014 //

“Viking Ireland: A New Voyage of Discovery” is the name of the new and innovative educational resource developed for the Mary Immaculate College (MIC) in Limerick. Deputy Head of Mission at the Norwegian Embassy, Grete Ødegaard visited the College to officially launch the bi-lingual resource.

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Ambassador Roald Næss with teachers from Thora Storm videregående skole and Jämtlands Gymnasium Wargentin. 
Photo: Jonathan Earl.
Norway and Ireland // Last updated: 01.04.2014 //

Students from Thora Storm videregående skole, Trondheim, and Jämtlands Gymnasium Wargentin, Östersund, visited Waterford City on the invitation of Waterford City Enterprise board end of March.

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Norway and Ireland // Last updated: 24.02.2014 //

This spring the Royal Irish Academy holds a series of lunchtime lectures covering various topics related to the Battle of Clontarf.

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Norway and Ireland // Last updated: 23.04.2014 //

Marius Neset Quartet will play at Bray Jazz Festival 3rd of May, 8pm at Mermaid Arts Centre.

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Diplomat representatives from some of the shortlisted authors' countries: (L – R) H.E. Dr. Ruth Adler, Australian Ambassador to Ireland; Ms. Grete Ødegaard, Deputy Head of Mission, The Royal Norwegian Embassy; H.E. Mr. Mr. Jean-Pierre Thébault, French Ambassador to Ireland; H.E. Ms. Silvia M. Merega, Argentinian Ambassador to Ireland; H.E. Mr. Paul Schellekens, Dutch Ambassador to Ireland; Mr Azhan Mohamed Yasin, Counsellor / Deputy Head of Mission, Embassy of Malaysia. 
Photo: Jason Clarke Photography.
Norway and Ireland // Last updated: 11.04.2014 //

Knausgård is shortlisted with “A Death in the Family” the first of six volumes with the title “My Struggle”. This became known when the ten shortlisted books for the IMPAC Dublin Literary Award 2014 was announced at Mansion House 9th of April.

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Norway and Ireland // Last updated: 06.03.2014 //

With the celebration of the International Women’s Day around the corner, we take the opportunity to focus on violence against women in Europe – a violation of fundamental human rights which cuts across all levels of society.

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Photo: Christian Albertsen.
Norway and Ireland // Last updated: 10.03.2014 //

Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg visited Dublin 6th of March for the Congress of the European People’s Party. Hosted by Irish party and EPP member Fine Gael, the congress launched the EPP’s EU-wide campaign for the 2014 European elections.

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