Norec’s work is based on several governing documents and guidelines. Here are further details about the key ones:
The main guidelines for our work are outlined in Instructions for the Norwegian Agency for Exchange Cooperation (external link).
Our strategy sets the foundation for all our activities and outlines our priorities for the 2019–2022 strategy period.
Strategi 2022 (Norwegian)
Strategy 2022 (English)
Letter of Allocation
We receive our instructions and budget through a letter of allocation from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Letter of Allocation 1, 2019 is based on considerations and resolutions in Parliament. The budget is divided between two items in the state budget: Chapter 160, Item 77: Exchange agreements through Norec and Chapter 144, Item 1: Norec, operational costs.