Thursday 16 September 2021
On 13–15 September, the President of the National Council – the lower chamber – of the Austrian Parliament, Wolfgang Sobotka, made an official visit to Sweden and the Riksdag.
Monday 13 September 2021
On 8 September, the Speaker Andreas Norlén participated in the IPU's World Conference of Speakers in Vienna. On 9 September, the Speaker made on official visit to Bratislava, Slovakia.
Tuesday 31 August 2021
On 30 August, the Riksdag hosted the 30th Baltic Sea Parliamentary Conference. The theme of the conference was Sustainable Democracy and this year’s meeting was primarily held remotely.
Standing, from the left, First Deputy Speaker Åsa Lindestam (Social Democratic Party), the Speaker Andreas Norlén, Second Deputy Speaker Lotta Johnsson Fornarve (Left Party) and Third Deputy Speaker Kerstin Lundgren (Centre Party).
The CV contains more detailed information about the Speaker Andreas Norlén.
CV Andreas Norlén Resumé(pdf, 329 kB)
CV Andreas Norlén Assignments(pdf, 330 kB)
The First and Second Deputy Speakers Åsa Lindestam (Social Democratic Party) and Lotta Johnsson Fornarve (Left Party) lead work on gender equality at the Riksdag. Photo: Melker Dahlstrand
Gender equality work in the Riksdag
The Speaker is the Riksdag's principal representative, and as such directs and organises the Riksdag's work procedures.
The tasks of the Speaker
Åsa Lindestam (Social Democratic Party) is First Deputy Speaker, Lotta Johnsson Fornarve (Left Party) Second Deputy Speaker and Kerstin Lundgren (Centre Party) is Third Deputy Speaker.
The Deputy Speakers