Author: Marit Fosse

Marit Fosse trained as an economist from Norwegian school of Economics and Business Administration in Bergen (Norges Handelshøyskole NHH) and then earned a doctorate in social sciences. She is the author of several books. Nansen: Explorer and Humanitarian, co-authored with John Fox, was translated into Russian/Armenian/French. In addition, Fosse is the editor of International Diplomat/Diva International in Geneva, a magazine set up 20 years ago for diplomats and persons working in the international organizations in Geneva but also elsewhere. In her free time, Fosse is an accomplished painter.

Defender of children’s rights

The Nansen Refugee Award has gone to Mayerlín Vergara Pérez of Colombia for her work against gender-based violence against refugee children.

Gry Kristiansen

“I’m really privileged”

Marit Fosse interviews Norwegian Gry Kristiansen, a career United Nations administrative officer in the organization’s High Commissioner for Refugees.

Bussiness - ohan H. Andresen

For me, it’s a true honor

Marit Fosse interviews Johan H. Andresen of the Norwegian Sovreign Wealth Fund in an exclusive article for The Norwegian American.

The UN General Assembly

Marit Fosse interviews career Norwegian diplomat Mari Skaare, who was recently appointed chief of staff at the United Nations.