Official visit by Speaker of the House of Commons of Canada


The Speaker of the House of Commons of the Parliament of Canada, Anthony Rota, and delegation, will pay an official visit to Sweden on 13–14 April. They will be received at the Riksdag by the Speaker Andreas Norlén on 13 April.

At the Riksdag, First Deputy Speaker Kenneth G Forslund will host a lunch for the visiting delegation. Members of the Riksdag from the friendship group and the Working Group on Gender Equality will also participate in the lunch. At the delegation’s meeting with the Speaker and at a dinner in the evening, members of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, Committee on Industry and Trade, Committee on Education and Committee on Environment and Agriculture will participate.

In addition to the Riksdag, the programme includes an audience with King Carl XVI Gustaf, a meeting with the Prime Minister and a seminar at the International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (IDEA).

For further information, please contact

Anna-Sara Hultgård Czernich, International Adviser,
+46 (0)8 786 5389,

Lena Parkvall, Press Secretary to the Speaker,
+46 (0)8 786 44 00,