The Crown Princess visits the Swedish Association of Local Authorities and Regions

The Crown Princess with Chairman of the Swedish Association of Local Authorities and Regions Anders Knape. Photo: The Swedish Association of Local Authorities and Regions

On Friday 14 February, The Crown Princess visited the Swedish Association of Local Authorities and Regions (SKL) to find out about current challenges faced by the welfare sector.

During the morning, The Crown Princess was given a presentation of the challenges faced by the welfare sector. She also learnt about the quality and development work currently being carried out within municipalities and county councils.

Chairman of SKL Anders Knape, CEO Håkan Sörman, Head of the Growth and Community Development Division Gunilla Glasare, Head of the Education and Labour Market Division Per-Arne Andersson and Head of the Communication Division Monica Björklund Aksnes also took part in the meeting.

About SKL

SKLexternal link, opens in new window is an employment and professional organisation for municipalities, county councils and regions in Sweden.