Erik was an invaluable member of DPI’s team, and a supporter of our work for many years. His committed dedication to human rights, both in a professional and personal capacity, was tireless, and a source of inspiration to those who knew him. He will be extremely missed.
Arild Humlen, DPI Board member and long term colleague of Erik stated that “After a short period of illness our good friend Erik Osvik died last weekend. He was a great colleague, an outstanding lawyer and a strong defender of human rights and dignity. He is strongly missed and will be remembered as a warm, giving and