News - Norgesvel


  • Empowering women in the rice sector in Tanzania

    Through Norges Vel's COMRICE project Tanzanian women gain increased ownership and control over their own businesses

    Women are most often responsible for food production on the farm. Through Norges Vel's COMRICE project, Tanzanian women gain increased ownership and control over their own businesses. More professional rice production provides both food and a profit that contributes to the family income.

  • Looking for green entrepreneurs

    Mats Olsen og Marius Sandvik fra Norges Vel etterlyser gründere som vil være med til investorforumet European Bio Economy Venture Forum i juni

    «Do you have a good business idea within bioeconomy, but need investors? Then we want to talk to you,» says Mats Olsen and Marius Sandvik from Norges Vel. The two of them are looking for entrepreneurs who will join the investor forum, European Bio Economy Venture Forum, on June 19-20 in Viborg, Denmark.

  • Fish farming in Africa - a model for economic development

    Fredag 15 mars ønsker Norges Vel velkommen til fagfrokost om fiskeoppdrett i Afrika

    Norges Vel-breakfast: Sustainable fish farming is becoming more important in a world characterized by climate change and an increasing need for food production. Fish farming provide more nutritious food, new jobs and local economic growth. Friday, March 15, we welcome you to our breakfast seminar at Bruket in Oslo. Sign up by March 12.

  • Golden eggs turns into jobs for women in Zanzibar

    The collaboration between Johooo, Sunnmørsmat and Norges Vel will jobs and business for poor women in Zanzibar

    How to help women in Zanzibar out of poverty, John John Bruseth from the nonprofit organization Johooo asked himself. He found the solution together with egg producer Rune Haram in Sunnmørsmat: - We build up a professional egg production for local women's groups to run. Norges Vel took the job of organising it all.

  • 40 years of international work

    I 2018 har Norges Vel 40-årsjubileum for internasjonalt arbeid

    In 1978, Norges Vel started its international work in cooperation with the Norwegian cooperative organizations and with support from Norad. It started with course activities, supporting recruitment of experts, information work that included study trips, and project assistance to promote cooperative value creation.

  • New mailing address

    Norges Vel has a new mailing address from January 1 2019

    From January 1, 2019, Norges Vel has the following mailing address in Norway: Norges Vel, Bråteveien 200, N-2013 Skjetten, Norway

The Royal Norwegian Society For Development

phone +47 64 83 20 00


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