Overcoming exclusion in Sweden through dialogue

Type: Size: Published: June 3, 2016

On 22 May, Interpeace’s Local Facilitator in Sweden, Tomas Amanuel participated in a debate on Swedish Television’s Agenda program with Interior Minister Anders Ygeman and Centre Party Leader Annie Lööf to discuss the efforts needed to address increasing crime in Stockholm’s marginalized suburbs.

Tomas is part of Interpeace’s team leading an initiative on the challenges to social inclusion in Sweden. The pilot, which started in the Stockholm suburb of Tensta in 2013 has now expanded to involve other areas in Stockholm, Malmö and Luleå.

Watch the full interview with Tomas (in Swedish) starting 22:48 minutes into the program.

Photo credit: Swedish Television Program - Agenda