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Overview

  • 34 References 27 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English, Norwegian; learning German
  • 27, Male
  • Member since 2009
  • Humanitarian (WASH engineer)
  • MSc Environmental Engineering
  • From Rogaland, Norway
  • Profile 65% complete

About Me

I'm a rather curious fellow from Norway. Nowdays, I work primarily in warzones and areas struck by natural disasters. Before this, I was a student trying to travel and live abroad as much as possible. I am mostly interested in places untouched by tourism, and usually thrive the most under rough conditions. I don't really have any extraordinary skills, but I do find interest in almost every country.

Seeking adventure and fun loving souls, feel free to message me :)

Interests

- Traveling
- Various outdoor activities (skiing, hiking, camping etc.)
- Nature and animals
- Parties, going to the gym, movies, tv-series, books and all other things that everybody likes.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

I participated in a long term humanitarian emergency response program in the most beautiful country in the world, Nepal, after the country was struck by an earthquake in April 2015. There, I ended up living by the foot of the giant mountain of Manaslu. I got the opportunity to establish a team and coordinate various activities in order to provide sufficient amounts of drinking water and prevent outbreaks of diseases in a heavily devastated region with a population of about 25.000 people. I consider myself fortunate for having the opportunity to make a difference for so many people.

Since then I have taken on greater challenges, but this mission was particularly memorable because it was how it all started for me.

What I Can Share with Hosts

You will get a lifelong friendship with me :)

Countries I’ve Visited

Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Iraq, Ireland, Italy, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Macedonia, Malaysia, Moldova, Morocco, Myanmar, Nepal, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Senegal, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States

Countries I’ve Lived In

Iraq, Nepal, Norway, Portugal, United States

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