Jon Gunnar has been a long time friend, member and contrubutor to Norwegians Worldwide, and he is now our representative in Le Bignon, Nantes, France. Check out the website for the French Norwegians Worldwide HERE

The local french site is in both Norwegian and French, and will offer news about what is going on for Norwegians in the area. 

Having questions or interested in joining Norwegians Worldwide in France? Contact Jon Gunnar at

About Jon Gunnar Arntzen:
Arntzen studied at the University of Oslo, where he got his Cand. Mag. in 1974. He is very interested and knowledgeable about the history of Oslo. He has edited multiple books on the topic. His latest edited book is OSLO 1900–1925, which is the fourth book in a series on the history of Oslo. Arntzen has contributed for several years to Norwegians Worldwide publications The Norseman and Norwegians Worldwide