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The 2019 European Parliament Elections

14 Mar 2019

The Swedish Election for the European Parliament will be held on May 26, 2019. While abroad, you can vote by postal mail or you may choose to vote in person at different voting locations throughout the U.S.

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  • 09 Mar 2019
    A retrospective by one of the world’s foremost abstractionists. Since the 1960’s, painter and multi-media artist Siri Berg, has worked with a geometric abstraction, one both strictly reduced and rich in variation and the visually unexpected.
  • 09 Mar 2019
    According to the UN, 2.5 billion people are expected to live in cities by 2050. This require cities to find new ways to handle the increased demands on natural resources, housing and infrastructure. The Global Goals for Sustainable Development, Agenda 2030, adopted by all UN member states in 2015, call for urgent action.
  • 09 Mar 2019
    The world is becoming increasingly dependent on technology in all areas of society. Yet, women are not fully benefitting from the opportunities offered by the growing digital economy. More needs to be done to increase the participation of women and girls so that they too can contribute to and benefit from the digital transformation.
  • 08 Mar 2019
    A screening of The Feminist, followed by a panel discussion including the director Hampus Linder, will take place on International Women's Day March 8 as part of D.C. Independent Film Festival.
  • 06 Mar 2019
    Sweden's contemporary circus group Cirkus Cirkör will perform their show Limits, March 6-9 at The Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C.
  • 13 Feb 2019
    Recent years have seen increasing attention to higher education institutions and their role in addressing the societal challenges with research and innovation. Universities are often portrayed as factories of knowledge production, hubs of innovation and a nexus for solving complicated global challenges.

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