Advisor, Education

Marita Nygård

Teaches and work with Dembra.

Marita Nygård is working as an advisor at the education department. Nygård has a masters degree in history, focusing on collective memory and history as a means of constructing a group identity.

Previously she has worked at Hvite Busser, travelling with Norwegian youth to former concentration camps in Europe, and was in charge of the development of Hvite Busser`s pedagogical platform and program. Nygård is a member of the board of the Foundation of Espeland Fangeleir, located in a world war 2 prison camp. The foundation aspires to become a center for human rights education and has cooperated with the Rafto Foundation on different occasions.