• Women's Day in Norges Vel

    Helene Lie med tre kvinner fra ledelsen i Uganda Farmers Meat Company

    Today, March 8, 2018, our colleague Helene Lie is in Uganda helping to develop the country’s meat sector. Women's Day in Norges Vel is business as usual! In all our projects, we encourage women and men to participate in equal terms in the business.

  • Bio-economy entrepreneurs can find investors here

    Business meeting with three attendants

    Do you have a good business idea within bio-economics? At the European BioEconomy Venture Forum you can pitch your idea for potential investors. The investor forum will be held June 6-7 in Viborg, Denmark. Application deadline is April 5th.

  • Supports Norges Vel Project in Tanzania

    Reinaart Pretorius, Per Dæhlen og José Ramos

    When Per Dæhlen was looking for an ideal purpose for a larger sum of money, he had many opportunities. He selected Norges Vel’s work with sustainable business development to reduce poverty and increase food security in Africa.

  • Mapping attractions along the Fjord Pilgrim Route

    Coastal culture with boats and boat houses

    The tourism industry has a great potential for increased value creation, especially in district Norway. To succeed, it is important to develop attractive destinations that provide a comprehensive experience for the tourists. Norges Vel has prepared a report that provides an overview of such offers along the Fjord Pilgrim Route that are not found in the public destination companies.

  • We welcome our new Minister of International Development

    Norway's Minister of International Development,  Nikolai Astrup

    "We are very pleased that Norway has again appointed a Minister of International Development. Nikolai Astrup is early out saying he is going to focus on UN’s Sustainable Development Goals and the importance of business development in the fight against poverty, especially focusing on agriculture and renewable energy, "says Reinaart Pretorius, Director of International Development in Norges Vel.

  • Norges Vel supports start-ups in Follo

    The deal is signed. In the picture we see from left: Elin Kollerud, business adviser in Ås municipality; Ola Nordal, Mayor of Ås; Kari Clausen, Development Manager at Norges Vel and Marius Sandvik, Senior Adviser at Norge Vel.

    The Royal Norwegian Society for Development won the tender competition to run the Service for entrepreneurship and start-ups in Follo and thus continues to assist the entrepreneurs in this region. Soon the spring courses will be announced.

The Royal Norwegian Society For Development

phone +47 64 83 20 00

e-mail norgesvel@norgesvel.no

contact Postboks 115, 2026 Skjetten

address Bråteveien 200, 2013 Skjetten

fabric Org.nr.: 965208739