|Born||3 June 1903|
|Died||23 October 1994 91)(aged|
|Relatives|| Målfrid Grude Flekkøy (daughter-in-law)|
Yngvar Ustvedt (son-in-law)
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Events in the year 1936 in Norway.
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Målfrid Grude Flekkøy was a Norwegian chief psychologist and civil servant. Having worked for several years in different health and educational institutions for children she was appointed as Children's Commissioner in Norway from 1981 to 1989, the first person in the world to hold such a position. She established and developed the role, and after eight years the UN Organization for Children UNICEF engaged her to assist in spreading the institution to other countries. Målfrid Grude Flekkøy travelled extensively, participated in professional organizations and wrote books and articles on children's rights. At her death in 2013, more the 80 children's commissioners were set up around the world.
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Events in the year 1932 in Norway.
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Events in the year 1903 in Norway.
Events in the year 1881 in Norway.
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