Prime Minister Stefan Löfven to meet President Emmanuel Macron

On 31 July, Prime Minister Stefan Löfven will travel to Paris for meetings with President Emmanuel Macron and Prime Minister Edouard Philippe. The agenda for talks includes Swedish-French cooperation, the future of the EU, migration and security, and jobs and growth. Minister for Enterprise and Innovation Mikael Damberg will also travel to Paris, as one important issue to be discussed is innovation cooperation and the business sector.

Times and venues

16.00 Meeting with President Emmanuel Macron, Elysée Palace.

17.00 Photo opportunity and statements by President Macron and Prime Minister Löfven, Elysée Palace.

17.30 Meeting with Prime Minister Philippe.

18.30 Prime Minister Löfven to make comments to the media, Swedish Embassy in Paris.

Media are welcome to attend the opportunity for photo and statements following the meeting with President Macron, and to come to the Swedish Embassy where Mr Löfven will be available for comments following his meeting with Prime Minister Philippe. For further information and accreditation, please contact the Swedish Embassy in Paris.


Adriana Haxhimustafa
Press secretary, The Prime Minister’s Office
Mobile +46 (0) 70-266 31 05
email to Adriana Haxhimustafa
Jonatan Holst
Press secretary to Prime Minister Stefan Löfven
Phone (switchboard) +46 8 405 10 00
Mobile +46 (0)72-227 85 35
email to Jonatan Holst
Petra Gustafsson
Press contact, Swedish Embassy in Paris
Phone +33 1 44 18 88 45
Mobile +33 6 34 46 71 79
email to Petra Gustafsson