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Brundtland, Gro Harlem

Line breaks: Gro Har¦lem Brundt|land
Pronunciation: /ˈbrʊntland
 
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Definition of Brundtland, Gro Harlem in English:

(B.1939), Norwegian Labour stateswoman, Prime Minister 1981, 1986-9, and 1990-6. She was Norway’s first woman Prime Minister, and was director general of the World Health Organization 1998–2003. (B.1939), Norwegian Labour stateswoman, Prime Minister 1981, 1986-9, and 1990-6. She was Norway’s first woman Prime Minister, and was director general of the World Health Organization 1998–2003.

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