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Schweden – alles andere als gewöhnlich

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Schweden – alles andere als gewöhnlich

Sweden – a country less ordinary (Schweden – alles andere als gewöhnlich) offers an overview of Sweden. It paints a picture of a nation that’s driven by innovation and leads the way in equality and sustainability.

This image-rich, 100-page book highlights some of the facts, stories and milestones that make Sweden what it is today, with chapters covering society, sustainability, government, equality, culture, history, the Sami, geography, sports, traditions, food, the Swedish language and a timeline of Swedish innovation. Infographics help tell the story and storytelling elements lead the reader on.

Rooted in an agricultural past and propelled into the future through innovation, Sweden is multifaceted and perhaps contradictory. Sweden – a country less ordinary looks at booming businesses, tax-funded welfare, smart cities, cool culture, revolutionising innovations and much much more.

Swedish embassies and consulates – to place your orders, kindly contact

This publication is available in English, Swedish, German, Russian and Spanish but translations to Arabic and French, as well as one or two additional languages will be made during 2021.

SI will be in touch with relevant foreign missions regarding the translated versions mentioned above, as we are planning to print locally.

Translations other than the ones mentioned above will have to be organised by the local foreign mission, including print – please contact for guidance.

If you have any questions, please contact