Lagom: The best way to achieve social health?

Lagom: The best way to achieve social health?

Ronoh Philip, who is studying for his masters degree in Infectious Disease Control at Södertörn University, explains why he thinks the Swedish concept of 'lagom' is the best way to achieve good social health.

NFGL Lund observes 16 days of activism against gender-based violence

NFGL Lund observes 16 days of activism against gender-based violence

Why NFGL Local Network Umeå has launched a podcast for SI scholars

Why NFGL Local Network Umeå has launched a podcast for SI scholars

‘I felt admiration for this beautiful country with high democratic values’

‘I felt admiration for this beautiful country with high democratic values’

Team work ‘needs to be embraced’ in Sweden

Team work ‘needs to be embraced’ in Sweden

Is progress being made to address climate change?

Is progress being made to address climate change?

Key learnings from this year’s Social Innovation Summit

Key learnings from this year’s Social Innovation Summit

Adapting to the Swedish style of ‘independent study’

Adapting to the Swedish style of ‘independent study’

Who is Lucia and why does she have her own day in Sweden?

Who is Lucia and why does she have her own day in Sweden?

Acclimatising to Sweden’s (much) colder climate

Acclimatising to Sweden’s (much) colder climate

‘Leave a footprint, not a carbon footprint’

‘Leave a footprint, not a carbon footprint’

How sports helped me settle into life in Umeå

How sports helped me settle into life in Umeå

Five tips from an SI scholar for balancing studies and extracurricular activities

Five tips from an SI scholar for balancing studies and extracurricular activities

Why has Sweden’s far-right political party gained popularity?

Why has Sweden’s far-right political party gained popularity?

How I’m surviving northern Sweden’s sub-Arctic winter

How I’m surviving northern Sweden’s sub-Arctic winter

How studying in Sweden will help me empower other Pakistani girls

How studying in Sweden will help me empower other Pakistani girls

My master’s programme exploring the Swedish wilderness

My master’s programme exploring the Swedish wilderness

A short history of Sweden’s indigenous people

A short history of Sweden’s indigenous people

Stockholm through the keen eyes of two architects

Stockholm through the keen eyes of two architects

‘Tools like Google Translate have helped us to survive’

‘Tools like Google Translate have helped us to survive’

‘I never thought I would have the chance to witness such a prestigious event’

‘I never thought I would have the chance to witness such a prestigious event’

How a light-up keychain accessory is teaching girls to code

How a light-up keychain accessory is teaching girls to code

SI opening ceremony – a true sense of belonging and inspiration

SI opening ceremony – a true sense of belonging and inspiration

Have you played this Swedish card game for climate action?

Have you played this Swedish card game for climate action?

Free events in honor of the Nobel Prize

Free events in honor of the Nobel Prize

Three ways to deal with Nordic darkness

Three ways to deal with Nordic darkness

Sweden – a cold country with a warm culture

Sweden – a cold country with a warm culture

Introduction to the Strange Swede

Introduction to the Strange Swede

SI scholars reflect on Swedish Midsummer at Skansen

SI scholars reflect on Swedish Midsummer at Skansen

Suci Haryati on why her SI scholarship was ‘a blank cheque’

Suci Haryati on why her SI scholarship was ‘a blank cheque’

The future’s bright: Three graduating SI scholars share insights and advice

The future’s bright: Three graduating SI scholars share insights and advice

Saunas, skiing and sustainability: Umeå alumnus reflects on Sweden

Saunas, skiing and sustainability: Umeå alumnus reflects on Sweden

Minority candidates could diversify Swedish delegation to EU

Minority candidates could diversify Swedish delegation to EU

‘Let’s have a sustainable mindset and save our world!’

‘Let’s have a sustainable mindset and save our world!’

Why the world’s populists are obsessed with Sweden

Why the world’s populists are obsessed with Sweden

Norrsken House: The social start-up hub building a better future

Norrsken House: The social start-up hub building a better future

‘Waste is a symptom, not the actual problem’

‘Waste is a symptom, not the actual problem’

A brief history of Sweden’s relationship with the European Union

A brief history of Sweden’s relationship with the European Union

SI Scholar Nazrin Babashova: ‘My advice for planning a study visit’

SI Scholar Nazrin Babashova: ‘My advice for planning a study visit’

Innovation nation: How does Sweden produce so many start-ups?

Innovation nation: How does Sweden produce so many start-ups?

Behind the scenes: hosting an event on female entrepreneurship

Behind the scenes: hosting an event on female entrepreneurship

45 years of ABBA: Five reasons why Sweden still dominates pop music

45 years of ABBA: Five reasons why Sweden still dominates pop music

Uppsala NFGL Local Network: ‘Why you should attend events like Hack for Sweden’

Uppsala NFGL Local Network: ‘Why you should attend events like Hack for Sweden’

QUIZ: Are these Swedish inventions actually Swedish?

QUIZ: Are these Swedish inventions actually Swedish?

SI Scholar Mariia Sirenko: ‘Why I’m learning to code in my free time’

SI Scholar Mariia Sirenko: ‘Why I’m learning to code in my free time’

How NFGL Local Network Stockholm University developed their leadership skills

How NFGL Local Network Stockholm University developed their leadership skills

Meet the Women in Tech: Entrepreneur and designer Fardosa Abdalla

Meet the Women in Tech: Entrepreneur and designer Fardosa Abdalla

Meet the Women in Tech: Comedian and author Sarah Cooper

Meet the Women in Tech: Comedian and author Sarah Cooper

‘I have found an inclusive society where everyone’s rights are respected’

‘I have found an inclusive society where everyone’s rights are respected’

Meet the Women in Tech: NASA’s Sandra Alba Cauffman

Meet the Women in Tech: NASA’s Sandra Alba Cauffman

How Gävle Local Network overcame issues by thinking outside the box

How Gävle Local Network overcame issues by thinking outside the box

The smart way NFGL BTH used film to raise awareness of sustainability

The smart way NFGL BTH used film to raise awareness of sustainability

‘How we use teamwork to manage two boards at the SI NFGL Lund’

‘How we use teamwork to manage two boards at the SI NFGL Lund’

‘What I learned at the anti-corruption workshop’

‘What I learned at the anti-corruption workshop’

Meet the company making fashion sustainable

Meet the company making fashion sustainable

Reflections on the Swedish International Agricultural Network Initiative Meeting

Reflections on the Swedish International Agricultural Network Initiative Meeting

Meet the Swedish company revolutionising the workplace

Meet the Swedish company revolutionising the workplace

How SI Local Network Karolinska Institutet plans its events

How SI Local Network Karolinska Institutet plans its events

Innovation in Sweden: The company keeping cyclists safe

Innovation in Sweden: The company keeping cyclists safe

Gothenburg NFGL Local Network launches mobile app for scholarship holders

Gothenburg NFGL Local Network launches mobile app for scholarship holders

Innovation in Sweden: The start-up revolutionising the live entertainment industry

Innovation in Sweden: The start-up revolutionising the live entertainment industry

How your network can help you to stay true to your mission

How your network can help you to stay true to your mission

Innovation in Sweden: The Swedish company teaching children Emotional Intelligence

Innovation in Sweden: The Swedish company teaching children Emotional Intelligence

Innovation in Sweden: The Swedish unicorn simplifying your online shopping

Innovation in Sweden: The Swedish unicorn simplifying your online shopping

‘The better you know yourself, the better you can lead others’

‘The better you know yourself, the better you can lead others’

Innovation in Sweden: The Swedish company solving energy waste

Innovation in Sweden: The Swedish company solving energy waste

What Örebro’s NFGL Local Network has learned from planning events

What Örebro’s NFGL Local Network has learned from planning events

‘How a visit to a museum made us reflect on what it means to fail’

‘How a visit to a museum made us reflect on what it means to fail’

Kvinna till Kvinna: Reflecting on the recent workshop

Kvinna till Kvinna: Reflecting on the recent workshop

Will the world-famous Gävle yule goat survive this year?

Will the world-famous Gävle yule goat survive this year?

‘Studying in Umeå has exceeded our expectations’

‘Studying in Umeå has exceeded our expectations’

Reflections on the Social Innovation Summit 2018

Reflections on the Social Innovation Summit 2018

‘My experience with the Swedish education system’

‘My experience with the Swedish education system’

Five Swedish startups that are changing Sweden (and the world)

Five Swedish startups that are changing Sweden (and the world)

Sweden: A model for environmentally-friendly campaigns

Sweden: A model for environmentally-friendly campaigns

KTH student team wins the Urban International Design Contest

KTH student team wins the Urban International Design Contest

‘Why it’s cool to use a reusable cup’

‘Why it’s cool to use a reusable cup’

SI scholar Saujanya Shah says ‘be a tourist at home’

SI scholar Saujanya Shah says ‘be a tourist at home’

‘How a chocolate museum visit made me reflect on what great company culture is’

‘How a chocolate museum visit made me reflect on what great company culture is’

Reflections on the workshop: ‘Transforming our world: the Global Goals’

Reflections on the workshop: ‘Transforming our world: the Global Goals’

5 easy things you can do today to be more sustainable

5 easy things you can do today to be more sustainable

‘How the Swedish Institute contributes to Georgia’s healthcare’

‘How the Swedish Institute contributes to Georgia’s healthcare’

‘What I learned from challenging stereotypes’

‘What I learned from challenging stereotypes’

‘How Sweden helps me combine parenthood and education’

‘How Sweden helps me combine parenthood and education’

Opinion: Why feeling heard matters when collaborating with others

Opinion: Why feeling heard matters when collaborating with others

Three TV shows that will help you to understand Sweden

Three TV shows that will help you to understand Sweden

‘My reflections from Panoramica Festival’

‘My reflections from Panoramica Festival’

VIDEO: How many languages do random Stockholmers speak?

VIDEO: How many languages do random Stockholmers speak?

Välkomna! How to make the most out of your time in Sweden

Välkomna! How to make the most out of your time in Sweden

‘What I learnt from the World Water Week 2018 conference’

‘What I learnt from the World Water Week 2018 conference’

Just how different are the startup and tech scenes in Sweden and Southeast Asia?

Just how different are the startup and tech scenes in Sweden and Southeast Asia?

‘I knew that I would be fighting to come back to Sweden’

‘I knew that I would be fighting to come back to Sweden’

Sweden’s general election: What on earth is going on?

Sweden’s general election: What on earth is going on?

SI scholars celebrate graduation at Stockholm City Hall

SI scholars celebrate graduation at Stockholm City Hall

Linköping NFGL Local Network shares eight tips for board success

Linköping NFGL Local Network shares eight tips for board success

‘I met my ‘unsung heroes’ at GE Healthcare in Umeå’

‘I met my ‘unsung heroes’ at GE Healthcare in Umeå’

NFGL Local Network Karolinska Institutet visits Novo Nordisk pharmaceutical company

NFGL Local Network Karolinska Institutet visits Novo Nordisk pharmaceutical company

50 years on: Remembering Stockholm’s student protest of 1968

50 years on: Remembering Stockholm’s student protest of 1968

Reflections from the NFGL Local Network Jönköping board

Reflections from the NFGL Local Network Jönköping board

NFGL Local Network Gävle visits the Volvo Car Factory in Gothenburg

NFGL Local Network Gävle visits the Volvo Car Factory in Gothenburg

Meet the Women in Tech: Coding poet Joy Buolamwini

Meet the Women in Tech: Coding poet Joy Buolamwini

Swedish charity MusikBojen brings music therapy to children in need

Swedish charity MusikBojen brings music therapy to children in need

Gothenburg: A city exploring the potentials of the past

Gothenburg: A city exploring the potentials of the past

What is ‘Europe Day’ and what does it mean to you?

What is ‘Europe Day’ and what does it mean to you?

The benefits and challenges of Swedish cooperation with developing nations

The benefits and challenges of Swedish cooperation with developing nations

NFGL Local Network Lund’s Ha-An reflects on Stockholm Gender Equality Forum

NFGL Local Network Lund’s Ha-An reflects on Stockholm Gender Equality Forum

NFGL Local Network Lund: We hope to build a ‘better sustainable future’

NFGL Local Network Lund: We hope to build a ‘better sustainable future’

Meet the Women in Tech: Digital comms expert Maral Kalajian

Meet the Women in Tech: Digital comms expert Maral Kalajian

NFGL Local Network Halmstad visits UN City: It was ‘wonderful and interesting’

NFGL Local Network Halmstad visits UN City: It was ‘wonderful and interesting’

Young people might get free transport in Stockholm this summer

Young people might get free transport in Stockholm this summer

Nobel prize winner Professor Michael Morris Rosbash visits Örebro University

Nobel prize winner Professor Michael Morris Rosbash visits Örebro University

Slow Fashion 101: What is ‘slow fashion’ and why does it matter?

Slow Fashion 101: What is ‘slow fashion’ and why does it matter?

The three pillars of sustainable urban development

The three pillars of sustainable urban development

Sixty years of female pastors in the Church of Sweden

Sixty years of female pastors in the Church of Sweden

‘The visit was nothing short of perfection!’

‘The visit was nothing short of perfection!’

Meet the Women in Tech: KryptoGäris founder Tove Andersson

Meet the Women in Tech: KryptoGäris founder Tove Andersson

NFGL Local Network Umeå: Aiming for a better tomorrow

NFGL Local Network Umeå: Aiming for a better tomorrow

Women in Tech 2018: Addressing the tech industry’s ‘pipeline problem’

Women in Tech 2018: Addressing the tech industry’s ‘pipeline problem’

NFGL Local Network TechHub Stockholm visits the world’s number one metalworking company

NFGL Local Network TechHub Stockholm visits the world’s number one metalworking company

Sweden celebrates iconic director Ingmar Bergman’s 100th birthday

Sweden celebrates iconic director Ingmar Bergman’s 100th birthday

NFGL Local Network Sustainability Stockholm gears up for an exciting term

NFGL Local Network Sustainability Stockholm gears up for an exciting term

The jeans collection with a uniquely Swedish twist

The jeans collection with a uniquely Swedish twist

A trip to remember: NFGL Local Network SLU meets climate policy experts

A trip to remember: NFGL Local Network SLU meets climate policy experts

‘This is an experience like no other’

‘This is an experience like no other’

NFGL Local Network Skövde embraces eco-living

NFGL Local Network Skövde embraces eco-living

Malmö’s NFGL Local Network visits UN City in Copenhagen

Malmö’s NFGL Local Network visits UN City in Copenhagen

Melodifestivalen: What is it and why do the Swedes love it so much?

Melodifestivalen: What is it and why do the Swedes love it so much?

‘Students should be encouraged to join their Local Network’

‘Students should be encouraged to join their Local Network’

Reflections on SI NFGL Linköping’s trip to Uniti, Lund

Reflections on SI NFGL Linköping’s trip to Uniti, Lund

Sweden’s film industry elite turn out for 53rd Guldbagge Awards Ceremony

Sweden’s film industry elite turn out for 53rd Guldbagge Awards Ceremony

‘Having a strong support network can empower you’

‘Having a strong support network can empower you’

Swede reveals insights on how best to promote climate-friendly behaviour

Swede reveals insights on how best to promote climate-friendly behaviour

‘Sweden has one of the most gender-balanced parliaments’

‘Sweden has one of the most gender-balanced parliaments’

‘An interesting perspective on Swedish society’

‘An interesting perspective on Swedish society’

‘I will use my understanding of democracy in Sweden back home in Liberia’

‘I will use my understanding of democracy in Sweden back home in Liberia’

‘What a visit to Stockholm taught me about democracy, women, peace, and security’

‘What a visit to Stockholm taught me about democracy, women, peace, and security’

‘What I learned visiting TetraPak and the Ideon Science Park’

‘What I learned visiting TetraPak and the Ideon Science Park’

NFGL Jönköping asks: Are you a responsible consumer?

NFGL Jönköping asks: Are you a responsible consumer?

What makes a good global leader: insights and tips from Gävle

What makes a good global leader: insights and tips from Gävle

What NFGL members learned at the Smart Energy Challenge

What NFGL members learned at the Smart Energy Challenge

Exploring the materials of tomorrow in Gothenburg

Exploring the materials of tomorrow in Gothenburg

Stadsjord Urban Farming: an inspirational adventure in urban aquaponics

Stadsjord Urban Farming: an inspirational adventure in urban aquaponics

Smart Energy Challenge: NFGL innovators set to take centre stage

Smart Energy Challenge: NFGL innovators set to take centre stage

‘Sweden has given us its best, we will do the same’

‘Sweden has given us its best, we will do the same’

‘We want to strengthen valuable and lasting connections’

‘We want to strengthen valuable and lasting connections’

Sweden boasts first shopping mall for recyclables

Sweden boasts first shopping mall for recyclables

‘We need to get involved and participate’

‘We need to get involved and participate’

‘The green revolution is blue’: reflections from Life Below Water in Malmö

‘The green revolution is blue’: reflections from Life Below Water in Malmö

Life Below Water: ‘I’ve never been to an event like this’

Life Below Water: ‘I’ve never been to an event like this’

What a science park visit taught me about me sustainability

What a science park visit taught me about me sustainability

Why trust matters in creating an innovative environment

Why trust matters in creating an innovative environment

Women in diplomacy: Sweden races to the top of the pack

Women in diplomacy: Sweden races to the top of the pack

Indigenous land rights put into focus in Stockholm

Indigenous land rights put into focus in Stockholm

To register or not to register, that is the question!

To register or not to register, that is the question!

GALLERY: SI Kick Off for new NFGL members

GALLERY: SI Kick Off for new NFGL members

Extremism in words and images at Stockholm’s Fotografiska

Extremism in words and images at Stockholm’s Fotografiska

NFGL alum Liridona Sopjani: ‘Sweden is now a part of me’

NFGL alum Liridona Sopjani: ‘Sweden is now a part of me’

‘It inspired me to work harder to create a more attractive world’

‘It inspired me to work harder to create a more attractive world’

‘Outside your comfort zone is where the magic happens’

‘Outside your comfort zone is where the magic happens’

Understanding Sweden’s church elections

Understanding Sweden’s church elections

Scandal and crisis: catching up on Swedish politics

Scandal and crisis: catching up on Swedish politics

Adjusting to life in Sweden: top tips from NFGL members

Adjusting to life in Sweden: top tips from NFGL members

‘If you have a great idea, you can get funding here’

‘If you have a great idea, you can get funding here’

‘Lund is defined by our international profile’

‘Lund is defined by our international profile’