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Changes among the state secretaries

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Published under: Solberg's Government

Publisher The Office of the Prime Minister

In today’s session of the Council of State, The King has made changes in the list of state secretaries.

State secretary, Mr. Odd Emil Ingebrigtsen, has been honourably discharged as state secretary to Minister of Petroleum and Energy, Ms. Tina Bru, and has been appointed as new Minister of Fisheries and Seafood.

State secretary, Mr. Jan Christian Kolstø, has been honourably discharged as state secretary to Minister of Education and Integration, Ms. Trine Skei Grande, and has been appointed again as state secretary to Minister of Trade and Industry, Ms. Iselin Nybø.

State secretary, Ms. Anja Johansen, has been honourably discharged as state secretary to Minister of Education and Integration, Ms. Trine Skei Grande, and has been appointed again as state secretary to Minister of Education and Integration, Ms. Guri Melby.

State secretary, Mr. Grunde Kreken Almeland, has been honourably discharged as state secretary to Minister of Education and Integration, Ms. Trine Skei Grande, and has been appointed again as state secretary in a 50 percent position to Minister of Education and Integration, Ms. Guri Melby, and a 50 percent position to Minister of Trade and Industry, Ms. Iselin Nybø.

State secretary, Ms. Trine Danielsen, has been honourably discharged as state secretary to Minister of Fisheries and Seafood, Mr. Torbjørn Røe Isaksen, and has been appointed again as state secretary to Minister of Fisheries and Seafood, Mr. Odd Emil Ingebrigtsen.

At the same time, political adviser, Mr. Tony Christian Tiller (C) has been temporarily appointed as state secretary to Minister of Petroleum and Energy, Ms. Tina Bru.

 

The Government represents the Conservative Party (C), the Liberal Party (L) and the Christian Democratic Party (CDP). The state secretaries are:

 

To Prime Minister Erna Solberg (C)

Mr. Lars Øy (C)

Ms. Ingvild Næss Stub (C)

Ms. Sunniva Ihle Steinstad (C)

Mr. Rune Alstadsæter (C)

Mr. Audun Rødningsby (L)

Mr. Hans Olav Syversen (CDP)

Mr. Oluf Ulseth (C)

 

To Minister of Trade and Industry Iselin Nybø (L)

Ms. Lucie Katrine Sunde-Eidem (L)

Mr. Jan Christian Kolstø (L)

Mr. Grunde Kreken Almeland (L) – 50 percent position

 

To Minister of Children and Family Kjell Ingolf Ropstad (CDP)

Mr. Julian Thomas Farner-Calvert (CDP)

Ms. Jorunn Hallaråker (CDP)

Ms. Julie Kristine Kordahl (CDP) – 25 percent position

 

To Minister of Finance Jan Tore Sanner (C)

Mr. Magnus Thue (C)

Ms. Kari Elisabeth Olrud Moen (C)

Mr. Geir Olsen (L)

Mr. Sverre Vatnar (CDP)

Ms. Maria Kristine Strandskog Göthner (C)

 

To Minister of Justice and Public Security Monica Mæland (C)

Mr. Lars Jacob Hiim (C)

Mr. Thor Kleppen Sættem (C)

Ms. Hilde Johanne Barstad (C)

 

To Minister of Health and Care Services Bent Høie (C)

Ms. Anne Grethe Erlandsen (C)

Ms. Maria Jahrmann Bjerke (C) – Leave of absence 16.01.20-02.10.20

Ms. Inger Klippen (C) – Temporarily appointed 01.01.20-04.10.20

Ms. Frøydis Høyem (C)

 

To Minister of Foreign Affairs Ine Eriksen Søreide (C)

Mr. Audun Halvorsen (C)

Ms. Marianne Hagen (C)

Mr. Jens Frølich Holte (C)

 

To Minister of Labour and Social Affairs Torbjørn Røe Isaksen (C)

Mr. Vegard Einan (C)

Ms. Saida Roshni Begum (C)

 

To Minister of Regional Development and Digitalisation Linda Hofstad Helleland (C)

Mr. Paul Chaffey (C)

Ms. Anne Karin Olli (C) – To 16 March 2020

Mr. Raymond Robertsen (C) – From 16 March 2020

 

To Minister of Defence Frank Bakke-Jensen (C)

Ms. Tone Skogen (C)

 

To Minister of Local Government and Modernisation Nikolai Astrup (C)

Ms. Heidi Karin Nakken (C)

Mr. Harald Furre (C)

 

To Minister of Transport Knut Arild Hareide (CDP)

Ms. Ingvild Ofte Arntsen (CDP)
Ms. Ingelin Noresjø (CDP)

Mr. John-Ragnar Kvam Aarset (C)

 

To Minister of Agriculture and Food Olaug Vervik Bollestad (CDP)

Ms. Julie Kristine Kordahl (CDP) – 75 percent position

Mr. Widar Skogan (CDP)

 

To Minister of International Development Dag Inge Ulstein (CDP)

Mr. Aksel Jakobsen

 

To Minister of Research and Higher Education Henrik Asheim (C)

Ms. Aase Marthe Johansen Horrigmo (C)

 

To Minister of Culture and Equality Abid Raja (L)

Mr. Knut Aastad Bråten (L)

 

To Minister of Petroleum and Energy Tina Bru (C)

Mr. Tony Christian Tiller (C) – Temporarily appointed from 13 March 2020

 

To Minister of Climate and Environment Sveinung Rotevatn (L)

Mr. Mathias Fischer (L)

Ms. Maren Hersleth Holsen (L)

 

To. Minister of Fisheries and Seafood Odd Emil Ingebrigtsen (C)

Ms. Trine Danielsen (C)

 

To Minister of Education and Integration Guri Melby (C)

Ms. Anja Johansen (L)

Mr. Grunde Kreken Almeland (L) – 50 percent position