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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

+358 (0)40 7528573

FINLAND

Iina Askonen
Pellon Kehitys Oy

Kunnantie 4
FI-95700 Pello

+358 (0)40 820 8883

 

FINLAND

Hanna Lakkala
Finland Futures Research Centre

Turku School of Economics
FI-20014 University of Turku

+358 (0)45 800 0797

NORWAY

Inger Birkelund
Halti næringshage AS

Hovedveien 2
N-9151 Storslett

+47 92055728

NORWAY

Anja Thonhaugen
Halti næringshage AS

Hovedveien 2
N-9151 Storslett

+47 99421411

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