Having an influence in Sweden

Last updated: 5/4-2023

About Sweden – an orientation about Swedish society.
An illustrated collage with a young man speaking to a crowd in a town square, a protest march, and a polling station at an election.

This theme is about having an influence in Sweden.

It describes what democracy involves in Sweden. You will be asked to think about how you can have an influence in society. The text also describes the development of democracy in Europe and in Sweden. It also explains how Sweden is governed and which political parties are represented in the Riksdag.

The theme is also about source evaluation. You will be asked to think about what source evaluation is and what you can do in order to know what information is accurate.