During his official visit to Norway, OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurría met with:
His Majesty Harald V, King of Norway
Mr. Jens Stoltenberg, Prime Minister
Mr. Jonas Gahr Støre, Minister of Foreign Affairs
Mr. Erik Solheim, Minister of Environment and International Development
Ms. Tora Aasland, Minister of Research
Ms. Kristin Halvorsen, Minister of Finance
Mr. Dag Terje Andersen, Minister of Trade and Industry
The Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs and Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs at the Storting (Norwegian Parliament). Read Mr. Gurría's allocution
to the parliament.
Mr. Finn Bergesen Jr., Director general of the Confederation of Norwegian Enterprise (NHO)
Ms Trine Lise Sundnes, Norwegian Confederation of Trade Unions
In addition to these bilateral meetings, Mr Gurría held a joint press conference with the Prime Minister, the Minister of Environment and Mr. Lorents G. Lorentsen, Director of the OECD Environment directorate, for the official launch of the OECD Environmental Outlook (read Mr. Gurría's speech).
He also gave a keynote speech at the seminar "Sustainable Development and Climate Change: International and National Perspectives". His presentation was followed by speeches from Ms. Kristin Halvorsen, Minister of Finance and Mr. Erik Solheim, Minister of Environment.
Regional, Rural and Urban Development
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