Rafto Prize

The Rafto Prize Committee

Mandate and members of committee

The Committee Members work without remuneration, and constitute an independent and self-recruiting body within the framework of the Rafto Foundation.The duties of the committee are to evaluate and nominate candidates for the Rafto Prize, and present these for the Board of Directors.

Members 2021


Line Alice Ytrehus - Chair
Professor, Department of Intercultural Studies, NLA University College
Phone: +47 90 12 10 58| E-mail: linealice.ytrehus@nla.no

  • Johannes Servan, Deputy Chair
    Associate Professor, Department of Philosophy, University of Bergen
  • Kristine Husøy Onarheim, Postdoctoral research fellow, Institute for Global Health, University College London and Associated researcher, Department of Global Public Health and Primary Care, University of Bergen
  • Bheki Dlamini, Political Activist
  • Eirik Hovden, Postdoctoral fellow, Department of Foreign Languages, University of Bergen
  • Helge Haugland, Acting District Court Judge, Bergen District Court
  • Ingrid Hoem Sjursen, Postdoc Fellow, Chr. Michelsen Institute
  • Håkon Tveit, Assistant Professor, Department of Foreign Languages, University of Bergen
  • Ruth Sofie Hillesund, Leader of the Rafto student group 2021
  • Sunniva Ingholm, Secretary, Project Coordinator Rafto Prize | Phone: + 47 988 40 262 | E-mail: sunniva.ingholm@rafto.no