Gro Harlem Brundtland

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Brundtland, Gro Harlem

(bro͝ont`länd), 1939–, Norwegian political leader. She worked as a physician in the national health service until appointed (1974) minister of the environment. She became deputy leader of the Norwegian Labor party (1975) and was elected to parliament in 1977. Prime minister briefly in 1981, she resigned after an election setback and later gained recognition as chair of the World Commission on Environment and Development. In 1986–89 and 1990–96, she was again prime minister, leading minority governments. From 1998 to 2003 she served as director-general of the World Health Organization.
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The two Elders, Ms Gro Harlem Brundtland - the former Prime Minister of Norway and Mr Ricardo Lagos - the former President of Chile, are visiting Parliament and will pay a brief courtesy visit to the Presiding Officers, National Assembly (NA) Speaker Ms Thandi Modise and National Council of Provinces (NCOP) Deputy Chairperson Ms Sylvia Lucas.
The Deputy Chair of the Elders, Graca Machel Gro Harlem Brundtland, the former Prime Minister of Norway and Director-General of the World Health Organisation and Ricardo Lagos, the former President of Chile, will visit South Africa as part of their now three-year-old global campaign in support of universal health care.
Beyond Brundtland has launched the Energy Industry Sustainability - Western Balkans 2019 report, the first region-wide survey of energy industry alignment with 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Appleby's Brundtland is a dual Group 2 winner in France and looks the pick of the Godolphin quartet.
"Cross Counter has come back from Melbourne stronger and brighter than ever and he has put on 25kg in body weight - he looks great," said Appleby, who could also field Prix Niel winner Brundtland in the same race on Dubai World Cup night.
William Buick rides Brundtland during the Qatar de Prix Chardonnay on Day One of the Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe at Longchamp racecourse in Paris, France, yesterday.
Ban, along with former Norwegian Prime Minister Gro Harlem Brundtland, paid a visit to a Mohalla clinic in West Delhi's Peeragarhi area earlier in the day.
The Board will be co-chaired by Dr Gro Harlem Brundtland, former Prime Minister of Norway and former WHO director-general, and Elhadj As Sy, secretary general of the International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies.
It could also function well as a popular introduction to environmental heroes who aren't necessarily household names, including Ding Darling and Gro Harlem Brundtland.
When, the following year, a political journalist asked his small daughter if she would like to go to the party again that year, the child replied: "Will that nice dinner lady be there again?" Her relations with the one-time formidable Norwegian prime minister, Gro Harlem Brundtland, were, to say the least of it, uncordial.
Erna Solberg, the 28th Prime Minister of Norway and the second woman in Norway to hold the office of Prime Minister after Gro Harlem Brundtland. She has an illustrious political career.