Democracy and participation
Swedish democracy has developed over hundreds of years. In this part of the course, you will learn about how decisions are reached in the Parliament (Riksdag) and municipal authorities, and how you yourself can take part and contribute. You will learn about how you can participate in the municipality where you live and also participate in the social dialogue about religion, freedom of speech and human rights.
• How is Sweden governed and how are decisions made?
• What can I do in order to participate in the place where I live?
• How do associations function and what associations are there in Sweden?
• How can we live together when we have different opinions?