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Don't let Islamophobia gain ground

In connection with the spread of the terrible images of the atrocities committed by ISIL, we are concerned to note that hatred and Islamophobia against Sweden's Muslims is also gaining ground, write Minister for Integration Erik Ullenhag, Bejzat Becirov, Haider Ibrahim and Abdi Aziz Gedi.

Take up the fight against antiziganism

Many of the prejudices that persist against Roma today and much of the exclusion we still see are a result of historical abuses. These are the words of Minister for Integration Erik Ullenhag.

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Sweden chairs Global Forum on Migration and Development

The Global Forum on Migration and Development is an intergovernmental platform for dialogue and began in 2007 to deepen international dialogue and enhance cooperation between states in the areas of migration and development. Sweden takes an active part in the GFMD process and is acting as Chair in 2013-2014.

See the live webcast from the High Level Seminar in Stockholm, april 28 2014, on the theme Unlocking the potential of migration for inclusive development.

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