Preventing violent extremism in churches and schools

In this article, Hjalmar Bø and Torhild Breidlid write about the "Young Samaritan" project initiated by the Bible Society. The aim of the project is to empower, equip and give young people the tools they need to live responsible lives. At the same time, the project addresses topics such as gender-based violence, equality, sexual and reproductive health, and radicalisation. In connection with this project, two films "Miriam and Sam" have been produced, which explore the aforementioned themes. Work is now underway to create the third film in the "Miriam and Sam" series. You can read more about the project in Norwegian here.

Digni`s Global Network Meeting 9th to 11th of November 2021

There were still major restrictions on meeting physically and Digni therefore invited its member organizations and their partners to a […]

Anti-Corruption work in Digni in 2020

Special report on anti-corruption efforts and financial irregularities

New overarching strategy

Upholding human dignity – leaving no one behind. This is Digni’s vision in our new overarching strategy towards 2030. Today, Digni's board and staff are meeting to discuss a new strategic action plan.


Digni presents the report from the capacity building project Global Innovation Partnership in new ways.

Digni Global Consultation

November 9-11 Digni gathered member organisations and their partners from 25 different countries in Africa, Asia, Europe and South America for a Global Consultation. The meeting served as a forum to discuss the current global context we work in, our opportunities as faith-based civil society, and how Digni can make strategic choices that maximize the member organisations’ and partners’ impact towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG).

Anti-Corruption Work in Digni in 2019

Eight cases of financial irregularities were concluded in 2019

Information about the corona situation

Digni have moved the business to home office. Good technical solutions allow Digni to remain in full function during this […]

New general secretary is in place

On the first of August Hjalmar Bø started in his role as Digni’s new general secretary. One of Hjalmar’s more important qualities is endurance – something he has proven by running marathons and working 20 years in development.

A joyous increase for Digni’s organizations

The umbrella organization Digni has signed a new agreement securing nearly one billion Norwegian Kroner for its work in improving the living standards of many living in poverty.

Together for civil society

49 participants from 12 nations gathered for Digni’s network meeting in Bangkok, Thailand last week. One of the meeting’s goals was to find out how we can work together to strengthen civil society.

Must have better routines for the prevention of sexual harassment

The Norwegian Ministers of Foreign Affairs and International Development promise to tighten controls of development organizations’ routines to prevent sexual abuse, exploitation and harassment.