Embassy of sweden Pretoria, South Africa

Local time Pretoria
6:18 AM
07 Dec 2020

Important information

The Embassy of Sweden in Pretoria will only be open between 9.00-12.00 on Tuesday the 15th of December 2020 and Monday the 4th of January 2021 (the reception is open by appointment only). For consular emergencies out of office hours, please call the Embassy's switchboard (+27 12 426 64 00) for further information/instruction.

25 Nov 2020

NRF and Swedish Embassy join forces for 16 Days of Activism to end GBV

The Swedish Embassy, with the National Research Foundation (NRF), will this year partner in a campaign highlighting the 16 days of activism for no violence against women and children from 25 November to 10 December 2020, under the theme: Economic Manifestations of Gender-Based Violence. Follow the link for full media statement:

NRF and Swedish Embassy join forces for 16 Days of Activism to end GBV
10 Nov 2020

Joint Statement

Follow the link below for a Joint Statement Reinforcing Multilateralism together building on the United Nations 75th Anniversary Declaration Madrid, November 10th 2020

Joint Statement Reinforcing Multilateralism together building on the United Nations 75th Anniversary Declaration

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Event calendar.

  • Safe Havens
    03 Dec 2019
    Cape Town - Since 2013, a global network of cultural creators, journalists and academics has held an annual meeting to gather and share knowledge about both threats to and solutions around artist and writers under the umbrella of the Safe Havens conference.
  • 12 Nov 2019
    The Embassy of Sweden in Pretoria is pleased to welcome the visiting delegation from Gothenburg Book Fair this week namely; Program Director Oskar Ekström and program coordinator Elin Hellström who will meet the National Library of South Africa and the Department of Arts and Culture who will be the custodians of South Africa’s participation at next year’s event which will take part in September 2020. The delegation will also meet with a range of other South African counterparts and partners.
  • Future of Fashion
    Future of Fashion Event aims to start the conversation about mainstreaming sustainability in South African Fashion
    03 Nov 2019
    Johannesburg - A partnership between local fashion sustainability movement, Rewoven, the Swedish Institute and Team Sweden in South Africa is aiming to share solutions and create partnerships that will facilitate the growth and development of a sustainable fashion industry in South Africa.

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