6. International organisations

There are currently 14 international organisations which have concluded seat agreements with the Swedish Government or have a similar legal basis. This chapter highlights the specific rules that apply for these international organisations and their staff members. It should be noted that each seat agreement contains all the necessary details on issues such as privileges and immunities.

  • European Space Agency (ESA)
  • European Commission Representation in Sweden
  • European Parliament Information Office in Sweden
  • European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC)
  • European Investment Bank (EIB)
  • Global Water Partnership Organisation (GWPO)
  • International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (IDEA)
  • Secretariat of Council of Baltic Sea States (CBSS)
  • Secretariat of Northern Dimension Partnership in Public Health and Social Well-being (NDPHS)
  • United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
  • United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
  • United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)
  • World Maritime University (WMU)
  • United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS)


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