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Current EU debate is too much about whether Norway should say yes or no to the EUROPEAN union. This is a too polarized view in today's globalised world. Through the EEA agreement secures Norwegian interests in trade, research, peace and climate. With so many areas to choose from, the debate of little nuanced if it's only going to be about yes or no, instead of the challenges and solutions we face.

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Debate energimarkedspakken ACER raged in the last year for it in the Norwegian media. While yes-the page displayed that the package was good because it comes from the EU, would the no side have it that it was a terrible solution on the basis of the same argument.

It is just here where the problem lies. We focus too much on where ideas come from, instead of focusing on what the proposals are.

not followed so well in the debate, as is ACER a meklingsbyrå that allows the two countries within the EU or EEA, can go to a body as they help to come to a consensus, should there be a conflict if a gassledning, for example. This is voluntary and only happens if both countries want it.

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Unfortunately acted debate too much about that, the solution initially came from the EUROPEAN union, rather than the content, and the importance for Norway. Not everything from the EU is bad, but it is not so that everything from the EU is good. Therefore, it is important that Norwegian politicians contributes to a nuanced, fact-based debate as the best safeguard Norwegian interests, instead of a dangerous polarisation of a multi-page case.

Norway is outside the the EUROPEAN union, but we are not outside of Europe. Therefore, it is incredibly important that Norwegian policy is better to discuss the content instead of the packaging when it comes to EU matters, and that the yes and no-since the together lead a good, constructive debate.

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