Jakob Forssmed

Jakob Forssmed

Minister for Social Affairs and Public Health

Ministry of Health and Social Affairs

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  • Jakob Forssmed on the World Antimicrobial Awareness Week

    November 18 - 24 is World Antimicrobial Awareness Week, when the issue of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is brought to the attention of the world. Sweden has long worked to slow down the emergence and spread of AMR. Minister for Social Affairs and Public Health Jakob Forssmed is responsible for the issue of AMR in the government.

  • Enhanced cooperation with the World Health Organisation on the agenda

    • Portrait of Mr Jakob Forssmed, Minister for Social Affairs and Public Health, and Dr Hans Kluge, regional director WHO Europe.

      Mr Jakob Forssmed, Minister for Social Affairs and Public Health, and Dr Hans Kluge, regional director WHO Europe.

      Photo: Magnus Liljegren/Government Offices of Sweden

    • Photo of Ms Olivia Wigzell, Director General of the National Board of Health and Welfare, Mr Jakob Forssmed, Minister for Social Affairs, Dr Hans Kluge, Regional Director WHO Europe, Karin Tegmark Wisell, Director-General of the Public Health Agency of Sweden.

      Ms Olivia Wigzell, Director General of the National Board of Health and Welfare, Mr Jakob Forssmed, Minister for Social Affairs and Public Health, Dr Hans Kluge, Regional Director WHO Europe, Ms Karin Tegmark Wisell, Director-General of the Public Health Agency of Sweden.

      Photo: Magnus Liljegren/Government Offices of Sweden

    On Wednesday 19 October, recently appointed Minister for Social Affairs and Public Health Jakob Forssmed hosted a meeting at the Government Offices with Regional Director for Europe Dr Hans Kluge of the World Health Organisation (WHO). At the meeting, they discussed current topics such as efforts to combat antimicrobial resistance (AMR), sexual and reproductive health, and how to enhance bilateral cooperation between Sweden and the WHO.

  • Jakob Forssmed new Minister for Social Affairs and Public Health

    Picture of Jacob Forssmed, Minister for Social Affairs and Public Health
    Jacob Forssmed, Minister for Social Affairs and Public Health Photo: Government offices of Sweden

    Jakob Forssmed is Minister for Social Affairs and Public Health at the Ministry of Health and Social Affairs. Mr Forssmed was most recently a member of the Riksdag, a spokesperson on economic policy and first Vice-Chair of the Christian Democrats.

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