#Sweden

  • Article: Sweden Is Sending This 106-Year-Old Asylum-Seeker Back to Afghanistan
    Citizenship

    Sweden Is Sending This 106-Year-Old Asylum-Seeker Back to Afghanistan

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 5, 2017

    Civilian deaths in the Afghan war just reached a new high, but Sweden considers her province “safe.” Read more

  • Article: 8 Essential Quotes on Toilets from People Who Really Know What They’re Talking About
    ImpactWater & Sanitation

    8 Essential Quotes on Toilets from People Who Really Know What They’re Talking About

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Sept. 1, 2017

    892 million people defecate outside. So Global Citizen went to Sweden to ask the experts what's up. Read more

  • Article: This Swedish Music Festival Is Completely Vegetarian and Totally Awesome
    Environment

    This Swedish Music Festival Is Completely Vegetarian and Totally Awesome

    By James Hitchings-Hales|July 18, 2017

    No meat, Frank Ocean, and a Doritos cannon… What’s not to love? Read more

  • Article: These Are the World’s Laziest — And Most Active — Countries
    Health

    These Are the World’s Laziest — And Most Active — Countries

    By Madison Feser|July 13, 2017

    Smartphone use helped provide the data. Read more

  • Article: Swedish Music Festival Bans Men in Response to Rising Sexual Assaults
    Girls & Women

    Swedish Music Festival Bans Men in Response to Rising Sexual Assaults

    By Madison Feser|July 11, 2017

    Swedish radio host has a solution to the epidemic of sexual assaults at music festivals. Read more

  • Article: How Algae Could Help Sweden Entirely Eliminate Carbon Emissions
    Environment

    How Algae Could Help Sweden Entirely Eliminate Carbon Emissions

    By Avery Friedman|June 21, 2017

    Sweden is going green. Literally. Read more

  • Article: These Swedish Women's Jerseys Featuring Empowering Messages Are Everything
    Girls & Women

    These Swedish Women's Jerseys Featuring Empowering Messages Are Everything

    By Phineas Rueckert|March 3, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “Believe in your damn self.” Read more

  • Article: Mosquitos Are Drawn to Malaria-Infected Humans, Scientists Discover
    Health

    Mosquitos Are Drawn to Malaria-Infected Humans, Scientists Discover

    By Meghan Werft|Feb. 10, 2017

    There’s a silver lining here. Read more