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Sjúrður Skaale

 

Sjúrður Skaale, born March 8th 1967 in Tórshavn. Sjúrður Skaale is married to Súsanna Skaale and together they have two children – Ragnar and Brandur.

Member period
Member of Parliament for Javnaðarflokkurin in The Faroe Islands from September 15th 2011.
Temporary Member of Parliament for Tjóðveldisflokkurin in The Faroe Islands from February 19th 2008 to September 8th 2008 (substitute for Høgni Hoydal).
Candidate for Javnaðarflokkurin in The Faroe Islands from 2011.
Candidate for Tjóðveldi in The Faroe Islands from 2007 to 2011.
Candidate for Tjóðveldisflokkurin in The Faroe Islands from 2005 to 2007.

 

Parliamentary career


2016 - Member of the control committee in Nordic Investment Bank

2015 - Deputy member of the Nordic Council

2014 - Chairman of the Arctic task force in the Danish Parliament

2014 - Deputy Chairman of the Environmental Committee of the Nordic Council

2011 - Chairman of The Faroes Islands Committee

2011 - Deputy member of the Foreign Policy Committee

 

Member of the Føroya Løgting (the Faroese Representative Council) January 19th 2008 - October 29th 2011

 

 

Education and jobs
MSc (political science), University of Copenhagen and Universidad Complutense de Madrid, from 1992 to 1997.
Supplementary courses in Spanish, University of Copenhagen, from 1990 to 1991.

Self-employed, upper secondary school teacher, copywriter, the Faroe Islands, from 2005 to 2008.
Secretary of the North Atlantic Group in the Danish Parliament, Christiansborg Palace, from 2001 to 2005.
Civil servant/adviser, Føroya Landsstýri (the Faroese Regional Government), from 1999 to 2001.
Journalist, 'Sjónvarp Føroya' (Faroese TV), from 1997 to 1998.
Journalist, 'Dimmalætting' and 'Sosialurin' (Faroese newspapers), from 1989 to 1997.

 

 

Publications
Editor of »Hvítabók« (the White Book) on the options for establishing a Faroese state, 1999, »The Right To National Self Determination«, 2004, and »Kilder til Grønlands og Færøernes historie« (Sources of the History of Greenland and the Faroe Islands), 2004. Co-author of »Halló« an anthology of articles on modern communication, 2005, »Krossvegir« (Crossroads) an anthology of articles on religion and politics, 2007, and »Tá Jesus gjørdi nekaran hvítan« (When Jesus Made the Negro White) anthology of articles, 2010. Has published »Pipar & Salt« CD, 1998, »Pipar & Salt« VHS, 2000, »Pipar & Salt 2005« DVD, 2005, »Pipar & Salt Classic« a TV series on DVD, 2007, »E Elski Førjar« a TV series on DVD and CD, 2008, »E Elski Førjar live« DVD, 2008, and »Salt & Pipar-live« DVD, 2011.

 





Tíðindi

2017/09/08

Krav á Fólkatingi: Føroyingar skulu missa lestrarstuðulin

Danski Fólkaflokkurin ætlar, at flestu føroyingar skulu missa rættin til SU. Sjúrður Skaale hevur tikið málið upp við stjórnina.

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2017/08/23

Fosturtøka - tora vit at gera okkara egnu lóg?

Verandi fosturtøkulóg er frá 1956 og varð sett í gildi í Føroyum í 1959. Lógin er sostatt skrivað til eitt annað samfelag, eina aðra tíð og aðrar umstøður, og ein kanning, sum Javnaðarflokkurin á Fólkatingi

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