Agda Rössel. Photo: Bonnierarkivet/TTBild
She was the world’s first woman ambassador to the United Nations when she took office, at the height of the Cold War. Yet Agda Rössel remains relatively little known – in some ways forgotten. We want to change this. Here is the story of Adga Rössel – pioneer and role model. Who was Agda Rössel […]
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