Roald Sterla Naess

Roald Sterla Naess

Roald Næss is a career diplomat and Special Envoy on Freedom of Religion or Belief at Norway's Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Prior to his current role he has acted as the Norwegian Ambassador to Ireland (2011 - 2016) and Iran (2007 - 2011).

Roald has also served as counsellor at the Norwegian Mission to the UN in Geneva before serving as senior adviser in the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs between 2003 and 2007.