Norway

Land of the midnight sun

People visiting Norway are often surprised by how few gay only places there are, because everywhere in Norway is gay friendly.

Gay-o-meter: 5stars
Registered partnerships: No (Yes 1993 – 2009, Norway introduced gender neutral marriage in 2009)
Marriage: Yes (2009)
Stepchild adoption: Yes (2009)
Joint adoption: Yes (2009)
Military service: Yes
Age of consent: 16

 

 

 

Pride parades: Oslo (June), Stavanger (September), Trondheim (September)
Hotspots: London Pub (Oslo), ME (Trondheim)
Gay web:
llh.no/en (political), gaysir.no (news and dating)
Role models: 
Gro og Anja Hammerseng-Edin (athletes), Per Kristian Foss (politican), Kim Friele (activist)

Population: 5,1 mill.
Capital: Oslo
Government: Unitary Parliamentary Constitutional Monarchy
Monarch: King Harald VII
Prime minister: Erna Solberg
Religion: Lutheran Christianity
Language: Norwegian (Bokmål and Nynorsk) and Sami

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PREVIOUS DELEGATES

2006 Norway

2006
Olav Hanto

2007 Norway

2007
Marius Svela

 2008 Norway

2008
Kai Thomas Larsen

2009 Norway

2009
Walter Heidkampf

2010 Norway

2011
Snorre Andreassen

2012 Norway

2012
Sebastian Okshovd

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