Anniken Huitfeldt

Anniken Scharning Huitfeldt (born 29 November 1969) is a Norwegian historian and politician for the Labour Party. She has served as Minister of Foreign Affairs since 2021. She previously served as Minister of Children and Equality from 2008 to 2009, Minister of Culture from 2009 to 2012 and Minister of Labour and Social Inclusion from 2012 to 2013.

Anniken Huitfeldt
Huitfeldt at a Nordic Council session in 2011.
Minister of Foreign Affairs
Assumed office
14 October 2021
Prime MinisterJonas Gahr Støre
Preceded byIne Eriksen Søreide
Minister of Labour and Social Inclusion
In office
21 September 2012  16 October 2013
Prime MinisterJens Stoltenberg
Preceded byHanne Bjurstrøm
Succeeded byRobert Eriksson
Minister of Culture
In office
20 October 2009  21 September 2012
Prime MinisterJens Stoltenberg
Preceded byTrond Giske
Succeeded byHadia Tajik
Minister of Children and Equality
In office
29 February 2008  20 October 2009
Prime MinisterJens Stoltenberg
Preceded byManuela Ramin-Osmundsen
Succeeded byAudun Lysbakken
Member of the Storting
Assumed office
1 October 2005
DeputyGorm Kjernli
Are Helseth
Ragnhild Male Hartviksen
ConstituencyAkershus
Leader of the Workers' Youth League
In office
27 October 1996  22 October 2000
Preceded byTrond Giske
Succeeded byEva Kristin Hansen
Personal details
Born
Anniken Scharning Huitfeldt

(1969-11-29) 29 November 1969 (age 52)
Bærum, Akershus, Norway
Political partyLabour
SpouseOla Petter Flem
Children3
Alma mater

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