Monthly Archives: March 2015

Partner meeting in Kabul

Partner meeting 2015Judo for fred (JFF) held its annual partner meeting 2 and 3 March, this time in Kabul. JFF Norway was represented by Ole Moland and Birgit Ryningen. The Afghan project coordinators presented their respective projects, and we are thoroughly impressed. JFF supports 5 projects in Afghanistan: two projects for street children, one orphanage, one girls’ project and one project for youths in Kabul. The judo activity is very high, and we are impressed with how far the money go. Continue reading Partner meeting in Kabul

New committee board

Tradition demands that the member meeting be concluded with jelly candy
Tradition demands that the member meeting be concluded with jelly candy.

Judo for fred’s annual “member meeting” was held 7 February in Trondheim. A new board was elected, and the 2014 Yearly Report was presented and approved. The new board members are:

  • Marit Øvstedal, head of committee
  • Birgit Ryningen, deputy head of committee
  • Oscar Gulseth, member
  • Synøve Holm Årsandøy, member
  • Wellington Gjøslien Martins, deputy member
  • Lars Tandle Kyllingstad, deputy member

Ole Moland remains employed by the Norwegian Judo Federation as aid consultant for Judo for fred.

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