“Our country must be a leading and inspirational force in the world. A country in which we close gaps and fulfil the promises of freedom we have made to our children, where we invest together in people and the environment, in knowledge and competitiveness, in security in the present and hope for the future.”
News from Stefan Löfven
Statement by Prime Minister Stefan Löfven on the death of Shimon Peres
Prime Minister Stefan Löfven will attend tomorrow’s state funeral in Jerusalem for Israel’s former President Shimon Peres. In an earlier statement, Mr Löfven said, “With the death of Shimon Peres, Israel has lost a legendary leader and the world has lost a champion of peace. Shimon Peres was part of the generation who founded modern Israel. He will be remembered for his decades as a leading political representative in Israel for peace between Israelis and Palestinians.”
Prime Minister Stefan Löfven, along with OECD and ILO, launched Global Deal in New York
On Wednesday 21 September 2016, Prime Minister Stefan Löfven launched the Global Deal, a global initiative for social dialogue and better conditions in the labour market.
Stefan Löfven at summit on refugees in New York
Prime Minister Stefan Löfven spoke at the UN during the Leader’s Summit On Refugees, held on 20 September. Sweden co-hosted the summit, which was initiated by US President Barack Obama.
Prime Minister at the opening of the UN General Assembly
The opening of United Nations General assembly took place on 19 September. The opening session was followed by a summit on the refugee crisis. Tomorrow, President Obama and co-hosts including Sweden will hold the Leaders' Summit on Refugees to increase global commitments to those who are forced to flee.
Prime Minister visited Montreal
Prime Minister Stefan Löfven met Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on 17 September in connection with the Global Fund Replenishment Conference in Montreal.
Global responsibility on common agenda
When Prime Minister Stefan Löfven received US Vice President Joe Biden on 25 August, their meeting focused on global challenges. Special attention was given to the refugee situation and how to create sustainable conditions for peace and prosperity around the world.
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