Tag: Ambassador Mr Staffan Herrström

Smart city symposium in Bangkok successful in bringing experts to share ideas

The Smart City symposium organised by Thai- Swedish Chamber of Commerce took place at the Landmark hotel on 27th November. The event was focusing on possibilities and solutions of the global movements regarding climate change and growing number of populations and how to improve living quality. With shared visions and motives from Scandinavian countries and…

Climate change, gender equality: Nordic Film Festival in Bangkok has it all

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When the Nordic Film Festival gets going on the weekend from 27 to 29 September 2019 at Quatier CineArt in Bangkok, the focus will be on sustainability and climate change. “The Nordic countries aim to become carbon neutral and we want to send a strong message of commitment,” said Satu Suikkari-Kleven, the Finnish ambassador in…

Swedish Ambassador met with Thai human rights defender

Sweden’s Ambassador to Thailand, Staffan Herrström, met on 18 December with human rights defender Sutharee Wannasiri. During their conversation, Sutharee shared her view on the development of Thailand’s National Action Plan on business and human rights, initiated by a recommendation from Sweden during Thailand’s second Universal Periodic Review in May 2016. Furthermore, Sutharee also provided…

Swedish Ambassador promoted women’s leadership

On 6 November Sweden’s Ambassador to Thailand, Staffan Herrström, participated in a panel at a seminar on promoting women’s leadership and political participation. At the seminar, the Ambassador shared experiences from women’s leadership in Swedish politics, also stressing the key factor of convincing men that they are also benefiting from gender equality. The seminar was…

Team Sweden Thailand at SEA business summit

Led by H.E. Ambassador Mr Staffan Herrström, Team Sweden in Thailand is represented at the inaugural Sweden-Southeast Asia Business Summit, held during 21 – 22 September 2016. In addition to the Ambassador, Minister Counsellor Deputy Head of Mission Ms Charlotta Schlyter as well as Trade Comissioner Ms Vivianne Gillman (Business Sweden) represent the Embassy of…