Huitfeldt, Anniken

Huitfeldt, Anniken (1969-)

Political Party:
Labour Party
Member of Parliament for
Akershus 2017-2021
Chair:
The Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and Defence
Seniority:
14 years, 284 days

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Member of

The Enlarged Foreign Affairs and Defence Committee

Chair
18.10.2017 - 30.09.2021

Biography

Parliamentary terms

2017–2021 Member of the Storting for Akershus County, Labour Party
2013–2017 Member of the Storting for Akershus County, Labour Party
2009–2013 Member of the Storting for Akershus County, Labour Party
2005–2009 Member of the Storting for Akershus County, Labour Party

Storting committees

2017–2021

Chair, Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and Defence

2013–2017

Chair, Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and Defence

2005–2009

First Deputy Chair, Standing Committee on Education, Research and Church Affairs 19.10.2005 - 29.02.2008

Government positions

2012–2013 Minister, Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs
2010–2012 Minister, Ministry of Culture
2009 Minister , Ministry of Culture and Church Affairs 
2008–2009 Minister, Ministry of Children, Equality and Social Inclusion

Parliamentary delegations

2017–2021

Chair, Delegation to the Interparliamentary conference on EUs Common foreign, security and defence policy

2013–2017

Chair, Delegation to the Interparliamentary conference on EUs Common foreign, security and defence policy
Chair, Delegations for Relations with the European Parliament
Member, European Consultative Committee

Political appointments

2007– Chair, Labour Party Women's Network
2002– Member, Labour Party Central Executive Committee
2000–2001 Vice President, International Union of Socialist Youth
1996–2000 Chair, Workers' Youth League  

Education and work experience

2000–2005 Researcher, Fafo Institute for Labour and Social Research
1993–1996 Master, history, University of Oslo
1992–1993 Foundation level, geography, London School of Economics
1989–1992 Foundation level, political science and history, University of Oslo
1988–1989 Secretary, Akershus County Workers’ Youth League
1985–1988 Jessheim Upper Secondary school