Public health and sport

Public health is about preventing ill health.This area covers everything from measures to promote public health and specific issues such as protection against communicable diseases, alcohol and tobacco. The area of sport includes both public health issues, such as getting people to be physically active and exercise, and democratic perspectives, such as getting people to engage and assume responsibility in non-profit activities. The area also includes initiatives to bring the experience of sporting events to the public.

Responsible for public health and sport

Responsible ministers

Lena Hallengren
Lena Hallengren Minister for Health and Social Affairs
Amanda Lind, Minister for Culture and Democracy, with responsibility for sport
Amanda Lind Minister for Culture and Democracy, with responsibility for sport

Responsible ministry

News about public health and sport

  • News and publications

    All news items and published documents (e.g. press releases, reports, information) relating to public health and sport can always be found in the list at the bottom of the page.

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