Following an invitation by the Norwegian Organization for Asylum Seekers (NOAS) a
delegation of our organization visited Norway.

Our visit aimed at:

  • Informing the Norwegian authorities and Ngos about the situation in Greece
  • Getting information about the asylum system in Norway
  • Strengthening our cooperation between AITIMA and Norwegian Ngos
  • Contributing in the acceleration of the process of funding the Greek asylum system
  • through EEA grants

During our visit:

- We had meetings with the Norwegian authorities

  • Ministry of Justice
  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • Norwegian Directorate for Immigration (UDI)
  • Appeals Board (UNE)

- We visited two reception centers for asylum seekers

- We had meetings with Ngos:

  • Norwegian Organization for Asylum Seekers (NOAS)
  • Norwegian Helsinki Committee
  • Norwegian People’s Aid









Ngo meeting 










Visit at Hvalstad Reception Center for Minors