Norway and Djibouti

Djibouti’s president HE Ismaïl Omar Guelleh and Ambassador Andreas Gaarder. 
Photo: RNE.

Ambassador Andreas Gaarder has presented his credentials to Djibouti’s president HE Ismaïl Omar Guelleh. Norway and Djibouti have a common interest in peace and stability in the region. Read more

I Djibouti fredag 7. juni 2013, overtok Norge ledelsen av NATOs anti-pirat operasjon. Det er fregatten KNM Fridtjof Nansen som nå har kommandoen for hele operasjon Ocean Shield. Det er første gang Norge har kommando over en maritim NATO-operasjon. Read more

The Norwegian Ambassador to Djibouti visited the Ali Addeh refugee camp together with the Norwegian Refugee Council.

In the beginning of June, the Norwegian Ambassador to Djibouti and Ethiopia visited the Ali Addeh refugee camp located 170 km from Djibouti capital. The field visit was organized by the Norwegian Refugee Council which recently has established itself in the country. Read more

Yesterday Ambassador Jens-Petter Kjemprud met Djibouti’s Foreign Minister Mahamoud Ali Yousouff in Djibouti to discuss bilateral as well as subregional issues. The meeting was part of the ambassador’s farewell visit to Djibouti after four years of service. Read more