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The Speaker visited the western Balkans

Between 22-26 February, the Speaker Urban Ahlin travelled to the western Balkans. Together with a Riksdag delegation he visited Albania, Kosovo and Montenegro. The talks were centred on development in the region, particularly considering the reforms that are required as part of the EU's integration process.

The Riksdag this week

This week there are no meetings of the Chamber. On 22–26 February, the Speaker Urban Ahlin will be travelling to the western Balkans with a Riksdag delegation. The Speaker will visit Albania, Kosovo and Montenegro. On Friday, the Government will consult the Committee on EU Affairs. On Sunday, Swedish members of parliament will participate in monitoring the parliamentary elections in Tajikistan. 

Debate on Sweden’s foreign policy

This year's foreign policy debate was held in the Riksdag on 11 February. Minister for Foreign Affairs Margot Wallström (Social Democratic Party) opened the debate by presenting the Government's Statement of Foreign Policy.

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The assembly room of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe. Photo: the Council of Europe.

The members of the Riksdag work internationally to promote democracy, peace and human rights.

The Riksdag in society

The Riksdag. Photo: Melker Dahlstrand.

The Riksdag, the Government, public authorities and agencies, and municipalities are examples of important actors in our public sector.

Virtual tour

Welcome to this tour of the Swedish Parliament - the Riksdag. Visit its rooms and read about the work, history, art and architecture.

Welcome to this tour of the Swedish Parliament - the Riksdag. Visit its rooms and read about the work, history, art and architecture.