Tagged: Kjell Magne Bondevik

Bondevik joins fight for children’s education

Former Norwegian Prime Minister Kjell Magne Bondevik will take part in a new international panel that will fight for children’s education in poor countries. Mr Bondevik, together with the rest of the high-profile panel,...

Former Norwegian Prime Minister in Duluth, Minn.

Kjell-Magne Bondevik served two terms as Prime Minister of Norway between 1997 and 2005. But in 1998, he took a leave of absence to battle depression. Bondevik was the first prime minister to openly discuss his...

Norwegian Crown Prince Couple attends CGI in NYC

“Who are they?” asked curious New Yorkers, when noticing the media crew crowding around Norway’s Crown Prince and Princess on a busy midtown sidewalk on Sept. 24. By Berit Hessen – Norwegian American Weekly Their...

Mr. Bondevik on the election in Iran

  Kjell Magne Bondevik, leader of the Oslo Center for Peace and Human Rights, fears that the rapprochement with the West can become critical through continued war rhetoric and a further weakening of human rights,...

Former Members of Parliament to be further investigated

The National Authority for the Investigation and Prosecution of Economic Crimes (ØKOKRIM) has decided to reopen an investigation case where six former Members of Parliament are alleged to have received higher pensions than they were entitled to. In August last...