Godal, Bjorn Tore
DepartmentCentre for Norwegian and European Security
PositionSenior Adviser
Phone+47 23 09 59 40
E-mailbjorn.tore.godal@ifs.mil.no

​​​(b. 1945) Cand. Mag. (BA), University of Oslo 1969, (political science, sociology, history). Special Advisor for Energy and Climate Issues, MFA 2007–2010, Ambassador to Germany 2003–2007, Minister of Trade and Shipping 1991–1994, Minister of Foreign Affairs 1994–1997, Minister of Defence 2000–2001, Senior Advisor, Department of Political Science, University of Oslo 2002–2003, Member of Parliament, 1986–2001, Member Standing Committee on Finance 1986–89, Member and Chairman Standing Committee of Foreign Affairs, 1989–1991, Member Standing Committee on Defence 1997–2000.​


Chairs from 1 January 2015 the government commission evaluating Norway's assistance to Afghanistan.

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