Only 24 Norwegian religious organisations received foreign money
Out of the almost 700 religious communities in Norway, only 24 indicated that they received more than 50,000 NOK (about 5000 euros) from abroad last year. A compilation of the State shows that. Therefore, the Cooperative Council for Faith and Beliefs is not worried about the interference of authoritarian states.
Swedish government under scrutiny for new grant legislation
The Swedish government wants to make it more difficult for "non-democratic" groups to receive grants. Swedish Christians are critical of the proposal, despite the government saying that they will take their critiques into account.
Swedish Christians critical of grant plans government
The Swedish governments want to tighten grant rules for religious communities. These groups are not happy with the plans and fear, among other things, more government control.