News from Norway

 

The Norwegian Government ©Thomas Haugersveen: The Prime Minister’s OfficeThe new government is reviewing legislation in Norway to enable the development of more private lotteries and to pave the way for a new Postal Code Lottery.

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2013 Attitudes to Aid Report, Statistics Norway 

Although 82% of the Norwegian population is in favour of foreign aid, less than half think that it produces fairly good or very good results. according to Statistics Norway’s new report Attitudes to Aid 2013

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In a recent study of charity donors by Deloitte, the professional services firm reports that the donor marketplace has reportedly grown by almost 7% between 2011 to 2012.  There are now over 745,000 charity donors in Norway.

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World Vision is one of many aid organisations working to help the Philippines, Photo Credit Pio Arce/Genesis Photos

 

The Norwegian Fundraising Association is helping to direct funding to those affected by the catastrophic typhoon that hit the Philippines earlier this month. The Association identifies the organisations that can deliver aid to those affected on their website.

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