In the highlight of Sweden’s 2017-2018 UN non-permanent seat at the Security Council and UN Day annually celebrated on 24 October The Association of Diplomats Stockholm (ADS) in co-operation with Folke Bernadotte Academy (FBA) will hold a seminar on Sweden-UN peacekeeping and mediation co-operation.

During the seminar we will learn about Swedish government agencies’ engagement with the UN and the UN peacekeeping activities, FBA’s involvement in training servicemen and servicewomen for the UN peacekeeping operations, field missions in promoting sustainable peace and security, civil-military cooperation as well as Sweden’s views upon strengthening security policies regionally and globally.

Our guest speakers are:
– Ms. Johanna Gårdmark: Head of the Department for Peace operations, Leadership and Gender
– Ms. Anna Wikner: Head of the Department for Missions, Elections and Deployment

Date: 18 October 2018
Time: 14:00-15:30

For more information and RSVP for the event, please email