Corona: information in other languages

Information from Norwegian Health authorities

Preventing the spread of the coronavirus is the most important step to slow down the infection rate and avoid widespread illness. With fewer people in need of medical care at the same point of time, our health and care services will be better able to care for those in need. We can all help to prevent the spread  - Thank you for contributing!

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Quarantine and home isolation

On the Norwegian Institute of Public Health website you will find information about home quarantine and home isolation in several languages: engelsk, arabisk, dari, farsi, fransk, italiensk, kurmanji, litauisk, pashto, polsk, punjabi, russisk, somali, samisk (nord- og sørsamisk), sorani, spansk, tegalog, thai, tigrinja, tyrkisk, tysk, urdu og vietnamesisk. 

Quarantine information to foreign nationals

Information from The Norwegian Directorate of Health

Videos from Norwegian Institute of Public Health 

Multilingual video campaign about the coronavirus

It is necessary that as many people as possible get information about the coronavirus. Here are videos in 20 different languages about the importance of the measures against corona virus.

Watch the videos from Bergen municipality

Corona and mental health

Norwegian centre for violence and traumatic stress studies has advice on how to cope with the extraordinary measures the Norwegian government has taken to deal with the corona pandemic.
Visit the Norwegian centre for violence and traumatic stress studies website 

Schools and nurseries are reopening

All schools and daycare institutions have been closed from March 13th. Nurseries reopened April 20th. Grade 1 - 4 and SFO opened from April 27th. Grade 5-10 will start school again from monday 11th May and latest Friday 15th May. You will get information from your school about when the school will open and how the school start will be organised. 

Information from the department of education to parents with nursery children and school children in urdu, somali and russian.

In order to stop the spread of COVID-19 and to contribute to the maintenance of necessary health and care services, the Norwegian Directorate of Health has, according to the Infection Control Act, decided to close all schools, childcare centre and other educational institutions.

Nurseries and primary schools (from 1st to 4th grade) have a child care service for children of key workers. Please contact your local school or nursery.

Guide to appropriate infection control measures in businesses with one-to-one contact

Arendal adult learning centre - information from Arendal

Arendal adult learning centre are sharing important information from the municipality of Arendal in several languages ​​on their Facebook page. 

Directorate of Integration and Diversity (IMDi) 

Corona pandemic: Useful websites in other languages

The National Centre of Multicultural Education

Nettressurser og informasjon om korona

NRK Supernytt - news for children

Program about the corona virus in several languages