- A non profit organization
- Founded in 1907 by Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson
- Approx. 1900 members, in 47 countries
- 25 local chapters and representatives
- H.M. The King of Norway is our patron
- To strengthen ties between Norway and people of Norwegian descent abroad, and unite friends of Norway everywhere in activities furthering Norwegian culture and interests
- To facilitate and maintain a network of Norwegians living abroad
- To giving a voice to Norwegians abroad, promoting their causes and speaking up for mobility
Read more about our history.
Here you can read the organization’s Annual Report for 2016 (in Norwegian).