Meeting with Head of ASIA Delegation of Norway Parliament

Meeting on 8 December with the Head of Asia Delegation of Norway Parliament, Ms Agdestein, to discuss the future cooperation between AIPA & the Storting.

Future meetings include bilateral introductory dialogue meetings with the ten member parliaments of AIPA in the period February-May 2021 (digital), attendance of Storting at the General Assembly in September, possible study visits from AIPA to the Storting and from the Storting to AIPA parliaments in post-covid period.
Issues of mutual concern include of sustainability (eg. renewable energy and ocean management), trade and economy, political representation (eg. female and young parliamentarians), peace and security. Some of these topics are already well established within the ASEAN–Norway Sector Dialogue Partnership and within the multilateral framework.