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Sara Olsvig, Inuit Ataqatigiit - Fotograf Steen Brogaard

Sara Olsvig

Former Member of the Folketing, Inuit Ataqatigiit

Sara Olsvig, born September 26th 1978 in Nuuk, daughter of headmaster Lars Olsvig and museum director Anne Mette Olsvig. Has a daughter, Navarana.

Parliamentary career
Member of the Parliament of Greenland 2013-2015. Chairwoman of the Committee on Conditions in Greenland 2011-2015. Member of the Environment Committee, of the Defence Committee and of the Foreign Policy Committee from 2011. Deputy member of the Nordic Council 2011-2015. The Danish Parliament's representative in the Standing Committee of Parliamentarians of the Arctic Region 2011-2015, Chairwoman from 2013.

Member of the board of the Greenlandic Society and IKIU - the independent legal aid institution in Greenland from 2013. Negotiator with the Organisation of Greenland Students - Avalak (formerly DKIK) 2002–2003.

Participation in the public debate with articles and lectures.

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Latest update: [30.01.2018]
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