Italian Speaker visited the Riksdag

Published: 18 April 2016 at 11.32

The Speaker of the Riksdag Urban Ahlin received Laura Boldrini, Speaker of the Italian Chamber of Deputies during her visit to the Riksdag.

The Italian Speaker paid an official visit to the Riksdag and Sweden. The purpose of the visit was, among other things, to strengthen parliamentary cooperation and to discuss topical issues. During the visit, the Speaker Laura Boldrini also met Third Deputy Speaker of the Riksdag Esabelle Dingizian (Green Party) in connection with a visit to a pre-school and to discuss gender equality issues.
The programme outside the Riksdag also included an audience with King Carl XVI Gustaf, meetings with Minister for Foreign Affairs Margot Wallström and Minister for Climate and the Environment Åsa Romson, as well as the visit to the pre-school.