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New counsellors at the Mission

Bjørn Tore Kjellemo has started as the new Education counsellor. He is one of the two newcomers at the Mission this week.

21/08/2006 :: Bjørn Tore Kjellemo is the new Education counsellor. In addition to education his responsibilities will be within the fields of culture, audiovisial affairs and youth policy. He came to the delegation from the Norwegian Ministry of Education and Research where he has been deputy director general in the department of Higher Education.

Camilla Ongre is one of two counsellors on Economic and Financial Affairs. She came from the Ministry of Finance where she worked as a Tax Law Adviser in the Tax Law Department. She will mainly be dealing with tax policy and custom issues.

Camilla Ongre and Bjørn Tore Kjellemo in front of the Commission.
Photo: Marianne Neraal

(August 18, updated August 21)

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