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Profile Last Updated: 10/15/2020

The Competence Development Fund of Southern Norway

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Purpose and Activities

The purpose of the foundation is to create jobs and enhance living conditions in the region of southern Norway.


Established in 2000 in Norway - CDFSN is organized as a public foundation and was created on 27 September 2000 by the fifteen local authorities in the county of Vest-Agder. The foundation’s articles of association stipulate that CDFSN shall serve the inhabitants of Vest-Agder in the long term by helping to raise the level of competence in the county in order to secure and create jobs and good living conditions.


The Competence Development Fund of Southern Norway

Community foundation


Vestre Strandgate 27, 6th Fl., P.O. Box 183 Kristiansand, Norway 4611

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