Tag: Norwegian Ambassador Grete Lochen

Norway allocated NOK1.3 Mil for humanitarian aid to flooded Quang Tri, Quang Binh and Thua Thien Hue provinces

Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs decided on 11 November 2020 to allocate NOK 1.3 million (US$ 150,000) out of its Humanitarian Fund to help the three central provinces of Vietnam including Quang Tri, Quang Binh and Thua Thien Hue to deal with the flooding consequences. Ambassador Grete Løchen said: “We are very concerned as typhoons…

Ambassador Løchen recieved MOFA Award of Honour

On 4 November 2020 the Standing Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Vietnam Bui Thanh Son presented MOFA Award of Honour to Ambassador Grete Løchen for her excellent contributions to the cause of gender equality and capacity building efforts for female diplomats during her term in Vietnam. In his speech, Standing Deputy Minister Bui Thanh…

Ambassador Lochen talked about AIPA essembly with Vietnamese’s newspaper Dai Bieu Nhan Dan

As the Norwegian Parliament (Stortinget) has just gained Observer Status in the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA), from Oslo, Ambassador Grete Lochen gave an online interview to the Dai Bieu Nhan Dan (People’s Deputies) – the newspaper of the Office of the National Assembly of Vietnam. Ambassador Lochen stated “In its inter-parliamentary with AIPA, Stortinget hopes…