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Gerd Marie Solstad

PhD Candidate
Department of Cultural and Social Studies
+47 23 26 24 64

Area of responsibility

Sport, Culture and Development Cooperatio


Safeguarding in and through sport; sport and international development; sport and culture; sport and society; sport and social issues

Short biography

Gerd Marie Solstad holds a Master's Degree in "Exercise Physiology and Sport Science" from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology. She is currently a PhD candidate in the field of sport, culture and international development at the Department of Cultural and Social Studies. Her PhD project focuses on safety and safeguarding of young sport participants. It is based on interviews with athletes, coaches and leaders in Zambian sport.

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