Ardalan Shekarabi

Ardalan Shekarabi, Minister for Public Administration

Minister for Social Security

Ministry of Health and Social Affairs

“Those who have contributed to building this country through their work have laid the foundations of our common welfare. They are entitled to have financial security in their old age. Higher pensions are therefore my main priority."

News from Ardalan Shekarabi

  • Sustainable pensions: Improved basic protection for pensioners and a gradual increase in retirement age

    Photo: Pernille Tofte

    The Government wants to raise pensions. The Government and the Working Group on Pensions have therefore proposed a number of pension measures in bills submitted to the Riksdag on 28 May. The Working Group on Pensions includes the governing parties – the Swedish Social Democratic Party and the Green Party – and the Moderate Party, the Centre Party, the Liberal Party and the Christian Democrats.