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Prime Minister Stefan Löfven to attend Nordic Council in Reykjavik on 27–28 October

Prime Minister Stefan Löfven will be in Reykjavik on 27–28 October for the annual session of the Nordic Council. His schedule includes meetings with the Nordic prime ministers, the Nordic Council Presidium and the three self-governing territories of Greenland, the Faroe Islands and Åland. Subjects including migration, climate, the environment and Syria will be on the agenda.

On Tuesday 27 October, the Prime Minister will take part in the award ceremony for the Nordic Council prizes.

While in Reykjavik, Mr Löfven will also attend a meeting of the Nordic and Baltic prime ministers, focusing on security policy cooperation in our neighbourhood.

In connection to the Nordic Council session, the Nordic–Baltic heads of government will also meet the Prime Minister of the UK within the Northern Future Forum.

Attending alongside Mr Löfven will be Minister for Strategic Development and Nordic Cooperation Kristina Persson, Minister for Defence Peter Hultqvist, Minister for Climate and the Environment Åsa Romson, Minister for Culture and Democracy Alice Bah Kuhnke and Minister for International Development Cooperation Isabella Lövin. For details of the respective programmes, please contact the relevant press secretaries.

Press briefings

Wednesday 28 October

11.15–11.45 Press conference with the Nordic prime ministers.
Venue: Harpa – Kaldalón

14.00–14.30 Press conference with the Nordic and Baltic prime ministers.
Venue: Harpa – Kaldalón

Contact

Anne Ekberg
Deputy Head of Press Department, Prime Minister’s Office
Phone (switchboard) +46 8 405 10 00
Mobile +46 (0)72 542 69 40
email to Anne Ekberg
Gösta Brunnander
Press Secretary to Kristina Persson, Minister for Strategic Development and Nordic Cooperation
Phone (switchboard) +46 8 405 10 00
Marinette Nyh Radebo
Press Secretary to Minister for Defence Peter Hultqvist
Phone +46 8 405 25 15
Mobile +46 72 238 77 44
email to Marinette Nyh Radebo
Karl-Johan Bondesson
Press Secretary to Minister for Climate and the Environment Åsa Romson
Phone (switchboard) +46 8 405 10 00
Gabriel Liljenström
Political Adviser to Minister for International Development Cooperation Isabella Lövin
Phone (switchboard) +46 8 405 10 00
Kristoffer Talltorp
Press Secretary to Minister for Culture and Democracy Alice Bah Kuhnke
Phone (switchboard) +46 8 405 10 00
Mobile +46 (0)72-542 80 32
email to Kristoffer Talltorp