Åsa Lindhagen is the new Minister for Gender Equality

On Monday 21 January, Prime Minister Stefan Löfven presented the Statement of Government Policy in the Riksdag and announced the ministers that make up the Government. Åsa Lindhagen is Minister for Gender Equality, with responsibility for anti-discrimination and anti-segregation.

Photo Åsa Lindhagen
Åsa Lindhagen, new Minister for Gender Equality since 21 January, 2019. Photo: Kristian Pohl/ Government Offices of Sweden

“We are a feminist government. The Swedish Gender Equality Agency will remain,” announced Stefan Löfven in the Statement of Government Policy on 21 January.

The Government has appointed Karin Strandås as State Secretary to Åsa Lindhagen, Minister for Gender Equality, with responsibility for anti-discrimination and anti-segregation.


Statement of Government Policy 21 January 2019

State Secretary to Åsa Lindhagen

The Swedish Gender Equality Agency