Education and competence

Education and competence are crucial for working life's innovation and competitiveness, the welfare state's sustainability, public opinion formation and democracy and are a basic premise for other societal development. The portfolio covers research and innovation about and for the entire education sector from kindergarten and school to higher education, competence-building and working life.

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Overall plans (in Norwegian only)

The portfolio board

The Portfolio Board shall provide strategic advice on research and innovation within Education and competence, and decide on the allocation of research funds to achieve the user goals and societal goals set for the portfolio.

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Kari Tonhild Aune

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Messages at time of print 5 February 2023, 05:32 CET

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