PODCAST: What topics would you like us to cover on Sweden in Focus?

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PODCAST: What topics would you like us to cover on Sweden in Focus?

The Sweden in Focus podcast makes its return this Saturday, September 2nd. Before we get too busy preparing new episodes, we’d like to find out if there are any particular issues you would like us to talk about. 

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Sweden’s most offensive words and residency permit stress

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Sweden's most offensive words and residency permit stress

Host Paul O’Mahony is joined this week by regular panelists James Savage and Becky Waterton. 

Here are links to some of the topics discussed in the episode:


2024 European Elections


Residency permits

Work permits

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