Kolbrún Halldórsdóttir

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This is an Icelandic name. The last name is a patronymic, not a family name; this person is properly referred to by the given name Kolbrún.
Kolbrún Halldórsdóttir
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Minister for the Environment
In office
1 February 2009 – 10 May 2009
Prime Minister Jóhanna Sigurðardóttir
Preceded by Þórunn Sveinbjarnardóttir
Succeeded by Svandís Svavarsdóttir
Personal details
Born (1955-07-31) 31 July 1955 (age 60)
Reykjavík, Iceland
Political party Left-Green Movement
Spouse(s) Ágúst Pétursson
Children Two children

Kolbrún Halldórsdóttir (born 31 July 1955) is an Icelandic politician with the Left-Green Movement. She was a member of the Althing (Iceland's parliament) for Reykjavík constituencies from 1999. She didn't get reelected in 2009. She was Minister for the Environment and Minister for Nordic Cooperation, in 2009. She is President of ECA - European Council of Artists (2011).


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Political offices
Preceded by
Þórunn Sveinbjarnardóttir
Minister for the Environment Succeeded by
Svandís Svavarsdóttir
Preceded by
Björgvin G. Sigurðsson
Minister for Nordic Cooperation Incumbent