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The lost children

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Author Bente Pedersen tells stories from history and past in Storslett’s region and the story of the “lost children.”

This story is in English.

Forfatter Bente Pedersen har forfedre med samisk og kvensk bakgrunn, Hun deler med oss fortellinga om ungene som forsvant – de ble sendt fra fattige familier i Finland/Sverige over grensen til Norge. Mange mistet kontakt med sine biologiske familier.


Country of origin: Norway

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FINLAND

Saila Puukko
Lapland UAS

Kauppakatu 58
95400 Tornio

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FINLAND

Elina Söderström
Studio E-City ky

Saarenpäänkatu 39
95400 Tornio

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SWEDEN

Erling Fredriksson
JORD

Pajala
Sweden

+46 (0) 978-102 99

SWEDEN

Annika Kronqvist
Sverigefinska folkhögskolan

Torget 3
SE-953 32 Haparanda

+46 922 688 00

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Inger Birkelund
ihana! as

Hovedveien 2
N-9151 Storslett

+47 92055728

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