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Synonyms for Nansen

Norwegian explorer of the Arctic and director of the League of Nations relief program for refugees of World War I (1861-1930)

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Three East Greenland fjords were investigated: Kangerlussuaq, Miki, and Nansen. Kangerlussuaq Fjord is the largest and deepest of the three fjords (Fig.
Mrs Cath Rindl, headteacher at Nansen Primary School, said: "It was great fun coming to the Bullring bull statue and turning it Spotacular.
The six suspensions had followed the suspension of Monzoor Hussain, then Park View School acting principal, and Nansen deputy head Razwan Faraz last July.
Nansen, who give training opportunities, work with young people to develop their physical, mental and spiritual capacities to allow them to grow to full maturity as individuals and members of society, through instilling the principles of discipline, loyalty and citizenship.
Vexed Nansen Road resident Sid Khan said: "I first reported it six months ago.
Paid parking in the Blue Zone on Fritjof Nansen Blvd remains, but there will be a reorganization of the parking spaces.
In 1893, Norwegian scientist Fridtjof Nansen and a crew of experienced sailors set off to the North Pole.
Reps: R Marshall, W Davis, E Painter, D Ribbans, M Eadie, C Reinach, F Strachan, A Kellaway, Dragons: H Amos; D Howells, A Warren, J Dixon, Z Kirchner; J Lewis, T Knoyle; R Bevington, R Hibbard (capt), L Fairbrother, B Nansen, L Evans, H Keddie, N Cudd, O Griffiths.
Samoa international Brandon Nansen will partner Rynard Landman in the second row.
British and Irish Lion Richard Hibbard, Brandon Nansen, Rhodri Davies, Tiaan Loots and Jacob Botica are among the extended replacements.
Razwan Faraz, who worked at multi-faith Nansen Primary School from 2012, was dismissed in February 2015, for gross misconduct after comments emerged on a WhatsApp group known as the Park View Brotherhood.
Karin Nansen, chair of Friends of the Earth International commented, 'This case matters for people everywhere.
A near-identical sister ship, the Fridtjof Nansen, is also under construction at the yard and will debut in 2019.
Tuesday's Google Doodle was a black and white illustration honoring Norwegian adventurer Fridtjof Nansen's 156th birthday.