Faero Islands Parliament

Worldwide Guide to Women in Leadership
Parliament of the Faero Islands/ Færøerne/Føroyar
Danish External territory, Commonwealth of the Kingdom

See also Faero Islands Ministers

Lógting/Lagting/ Assembly

Circa 1984-90 1. Tingssekretær, Secretary Karin Kjølbro
Also Sometime Vice-Chairperson of the Lagting
Substitute member 1971 and 1978 one of the two first elected female assembly-members, 1980-90 the only woman. 1964 Malla Samuelsen had been substitute member.

1990-92 2. Chairperson Lisbeth Beate Lindeskov Petersen
Deputy Mayor
1984-92 and 1992-96 Mayor of Tórshavn. Chairperson of the Unity Party 2001-04

1994-95 Chairperson Marita Petersen
Between 1991-93 Minister of Justice,1993-94 Premier Minister and Minister of External Relations,1993-96 Chair of the Social Democrats. She lived (1940-2001)

1994-98 Vice-Chairperson Ingeborg Vinther
Between 1994-98 Leader of the Peoples Front



Last update 20.09.15