Sweden & Bangladesh celebrate 5️⃣0️⃣ years of bilateral relations in 2022!
Let’s hear what this means to some of our Embassy colleagues @SwedeninBD that have been working with advancing the relation for a long time!👇🏼
During my recent trip to Mymemsingh I visited brother Johannes from 🇸🇪. His fascinating story with #Bangladesh spans over more than the three decades and features in this week’s “SwedenBangladesh: 50 years through 50 stories”. #SEBD🇸🇪🤝🇧🇩
Read it here: tinyurl.com/j7csy6mw
🇪🇺heads of mission are continuing their regular meetings with political parties to gain insights into the outlook in 🇧🇩. Today, together with HOMs of 🇨🇭 and 🇳🇴, we met GM Quader, Chairman of the Jatiya Party for a wide-ranging exchange.
On the road again! Today I am in Jamalpur to see how economic opportunities can #empower💪 poor women in rural areas and help them achieve their #SWAPNO= dream. A good example of joint collaboration bw the GoB 🇧🇩, @UNDP_BD & Sweden 🇸🇪.
Teamwork makes the dream work!
A splendid teambuilding day for #TheNordics, when the 🇸🇪 🇩🇰 🇳🇴 embassies in Dhaka discussed our shared #green values and #sustainable🌱 agenda.
Making the world 🌎 green again- it starts with all of us!
Say hi 👋 to our new colleague at the Swedish Embassy! Maria Stridsman is new Head of Development Cooperation & Deputy Head of Mission. She is born north of the Polar Circle❄️ ⛄️, and her last name means “warrior” in Swedish. Warm welcome to beautiful #Bangladesh, Maria 💐! 🇸🇪🇧🇩
To mark European Day of Languages, 🇪🇺ambassadors and chargés d’affaires in Dhaka provide a flavour of their native tongues with a sprinkling of other languages, including Bangla. With 23 official languages, the EU cherishes the importance of linguistic heritage.
Thanks to the Government of Sweden 🇸🇪 for its longstanding support to help us drive results #ForEveryChild! 🙏
New flexible funding from @Sida will enable @UNICEF to take rapid life-saving action as well as plan for long-term critical humanitarian situations in Bangladesh. 🙌💙
Sweden condemns Russia’s continuing aggression against Ukraine and the plans to conduct illegal “referenda” on Ukrainian territory. Our steadfast support to Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial integrity will continue. Those responsible will be held to account.
Sweden 🇸🇪 is a key supporter of UNFPA’s and the Bangladesh Government’s efforts to improve the quality and availability of midwifery services and education in Bangladesh 🇧🇩
The support has been particularly critical during the pandemic. Read more 👉🏾 bit.ly/3QQIYlj