The Swedish Institute’s exchange and development programs

Where
Sweden
When
2016
Who
The Swedish Institute
Key objectives of the measure:

The Swedish Institutes Exchange and Development Programs are charged with promoting international exchanges in the areas of culture, education, research and society, and international exchanges of experience and media. SI seeks to create long-term relationships and mutual learning processes through meetings, education and cultural experiences and to strengthen openness and democratic structures. The following programs are now running.

Creative Force  is a grant programme that seeks to promote freedom of expression, human rights and democracy through creative initiatives, working with culture or media as a method for change.
Swedish Institute Management Programme is a unique management training course for young managers from Africa, Asia and northern Europe. The focus is on enterprise and leadership on the terms of humankind and the environment.

She Entrepreneurs is a management programme for young women social entrepreneurs in Algeria, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Palestine, Syria, Tunisia, Yemen and Sweden. The aim of the programme is to equip participants with innovative tools to enable them to work on sustainable development and create a unique network of young women entrepreneurs who are striving for social change.

Young Leaders Visitors Programme is an intercultural management programme that seeks to create a platform for dialogue and exchanging knowledge between young managers in Sweden and in the MENA region.

Baltic Leadership Programme is a training course that seeks to develop the Baltic region by bringing together the leaders of the future and giving them the tools they need to create successful cross-border cooperation.

Social Innovation in a Digital Context  is an academic programme for social and digital innovators from the Middle East, North Africa and South Asia.

Young Connectors of the Future  is a leadership programme for young leaders from South Asia working for human rights and democratic social development.

Visits by Experts and Journalists Program aims to generate knowledge about Sweden

Scope of the measure:
International
Nature of the measure:
regulatory
Main feature of the measure:

With the differnt programs the Swedish Institute seeks to create long-term relationships and mutual learning processes through meetings, education and cultural experiences and to strengthen openness and democratic structures.

Results expected through the implementation of the measure:

 Promoting international exchanges in the areas of culture, education, research and society, and international exchanges of experience and media to create long-term relationships and mutual learning processes.

Financial resources allocated to implement the measure:

SEK 33 million.

Goal(s) of UNESCO's 2005 Convention
Cultural Domain(s)
Multi-domain
Cultural Value Chain
Creation
Production
Distribution
Participation