#Sweden

  • Article: These Electric Roads in Sweden Can Charge Cars While They're Driving

    These Electric Roads in Sweden Can Charge Cars While They're Driving

    By Joe McCarthy|April 26, 2018

    It’s a major breakthrough for electric vehicles. Read more

  • Article: Sweden May Soon Require Explicit Consent for Sex

    Sweden May Soon Require Explicit Consent for Sex

    By Daniele Selby|CHIME FOR CHANGE|Dec. 21, 2017

    Swedish politicians said the #MeToo movement has revealed a need for stricter laws. Read more

  • Article: A Small Town in Sweden Is Being Packed Up and Moved Two Miles Away

    A Small Town in Sweden Is Being Packed Up and Moved Two Miles Away

    By Andrew McMaster|Nov. 6, 2017

    Kiruna is small, snowy, and on the move. Read more

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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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