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Smart Societies – Creative & Inclusive

11 May 2019

Creative urban spaces are vital for growth, innovation, and inclusion. Culture and creativity contribute to the welfare and well-being of any country. Sustainability, gender equality, entrepreneurship, innovation and social cohesion are vital components in how we build our societies. Sweden is an innovative, globally competitive country and Swedes are considered early adopters of new ideas and technology.

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  • 29 Mar 2019
    Emilia Amper is one of Sweden’s most sought after folk musicians; Swedish and American Grammy nominee, Norwegian Grammy winner, Artist of the Year at the Swedish Folk & World Music Awards, World champion on the nyckelharpa, awarded National fiddler of the realm and winner of the Nordic Composer’s award the NPU Prize.
  • 24 Mar 2019
    The Embassy's film series #SwedenontheScreen continues on select Sundays at 2 PM in House of Sweden. All films have english subtitles. Registration is recommended but not a requirement.
  • 20 Mar 2019
    The Embassy and Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce DC will join Washington Capitals for a Swedish Heritage Night as they play Tampa Bay Lightning at Capital One Arena on March 20. Broom ball and Q&A with the Swedish players in Caps after the game.
  • 09 Mar 2019
    Children in the City is a space where children and adults can create moments together!

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