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Italian research in the Arctic: the Italian Government adopts the program 2018-2020.
Italian research in the Arctic: the Italian Government adopts the program 2018-2020.05/06/2019

The Arctic Research Program for the three-year period 2018-2020 was approved by the Italian Government on 27 March 2019.It is a program of significant importance which will enable Italy to implement, among other things, the commitments made in the Joint Statement of the first Arctic Science Ministerial held in Washington...

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Elezioni europee e amministrative del 26 maggio 2019
Elezioni europee e amministrative del 26 maggio 201905/03/2019

Il 26 maggio si svolgono le consultazioni elettorali per la scelta di 76 europarlamentari e in oltre 3.800 comuni si rinnovano i sindaci e i consigli comunali La normativa relativa all’elezione dei membri del Parlamento europeo spettanti all’Italia non prevede il voto all'estero al di fuori dei Paesi UE. P...

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Incontro con la comunità ebraica di Oslo04/18/2019

Alla vigilia della Pasqua ebraica l’Ambasciatore Colella ha incontrato ieri la comunità ebraica di Oslo effettuando una visita al giovane rabbino Joav Melchior, figura di riferimento per l’intera comunità, e visitando la Sinagoga locale. I primi ebrei arrivarono in Norvegia dalla seconda metà del XIX secolo. Nel XX secolo la comunita', ...

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Cooperation agreement between the Italian National Research Council (CNR) and the Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research (NIBIO)
Cooperation agreement between the Italian National Research Council (CNR) and the Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research (NIBIO)04/02/2019

A cooperation agreement between the National Research Council (CNR) and the Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research (NIBIO) for research in the bioeconomy and agri-food sectors was signed yesterday 1 April 2019. With about 700 scientists and researchers, NIBIO is the main Norwegian research center for the development...

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Ambassador Colella and Consul Björnsson visit the Task Force of the Italian Air Force at Keflavik
Ambassador Colella and Consul Björnsson visit the Task Force of the Italian Air Force at Keflavik04/01/2019

On March 28th Ambassador Alberto Colella and Consul Pétur Björnsson visited the Italian Task Force deployed at the Keflavik airbase for control and surveillance of the Icelandic airspace. After similar missions in 2013, 2017 and 2018, this is the fourth time that Italian combat aircrafts are deployed for NATO Ai...

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Terracina Day in Oslo
Terracina Day in Oslo03/27/2019

Focus in Oslo on Terracina, the small town of Lazio, with an entire day dedicated to the promotion of its landscape, cultural and gastronomic excellence. The "Terracina Day" event took place on Monday 25 March 2019 and was organized by the Italian Embassy in collaboration with the local Authorities of Terracina. Attending...

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Official visit of the Italian Ambassador to Bergen
Official visit of the Italian Ambassador to Bergen03/25/2019

On 21-23 March 2019 Ambassador Alberto Colella made an official visit to Bergen, Norway's second largest city and home to a vibrant, well-educated and active Italian community. The Ambassador was accompanied by Italy's vice honorary consul, Erik Nordgreen, and by prof. Marco Gargiulo, coordinator of Italian Studies of the...

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Meeting of Italy’s honorary consuls in Norway
Meeting of Italy’s honorary consuls in Norway03/20/2019

Resuming a practice that had been interrupted for some time, a coordination meeting for the honorary consuls of Italy in Norway was organized in Oslo on March 19th. The meeting was a great opportunity for the honorary consuls to connect, share ideas with each other, discuss and exchange views on some important consular...

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Comites e ricercatori italiani lanciano l’indagine “Mens Sana in Corpore Sano”. Partecipate!
Comites e ricercatori italiani lanciano l’indagine “Mens Sana in Corpore Sano”. Partecipate!03/19/2019

E’ nata l’indagine “Mens Sana in Corpore Sano”, il primo progetto di ricerca relativa allo stato di salute e stile di vita degli italiani residenti in Norvegia. La ricerca è effettuata dal Comites e da ricercatori italiani presso le istituzioni accademiche Høgskole i Innlandet, Oslo...

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Visit by the Italian Ambassador to the Leonardo's AW101 training center in Stavanger
Visit by the Italian Ambassador to the Leonardo's AW101 training center in Stavanger03/13/2019

The Ambassador of Italy to Norway, Alberto Colella, visited yesterday the training center of Leonardo SpA at Stavanger Sola airport. Equipped with a new Full Flight Simulator (FFS) for helicopters of the AW101 series, the center is a reference hub not only for training Norwegian crews but also for pilots from other countries. The...

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