5 February - The Swedish health care system

Sweden offers inexpensive, heavily subsidized, and high quality public health care for everyone who lives or works in Sweden, thanks to a tax payer-funded and largely decentralized health care system.

Martin Kvist, a doctor from Capio Citykliniken, will explain how the Swedish health care system works and answer some of the common questions the international community has regarding health care in Sweden. Martin is well aware of the challenges the international community has when trying to seek help and is more than happy to guide us through the system.

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Tuesday 05 February - 16:30-18:00 Ekska Huset
Sankt Petri kyrkogata 4, Lund

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28 March - International Social Clubs


Thursday 28 March - 10:00-12:00 Stadsbiblioteket
Sankt Petri kyrkogata 6, Lund

This event is arranged by our collaboration partner Eos Cares.

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2 April - Learn about the Swedish tax system / Declare income tax


Tuesday 02 April - 13:00-15:00 Ekska Huset
Sankt Petri kyrkogata 4, Lund

The taxes paid in Sweden cover a number of services and benefits that are unique to living in Sweden. Besides funding infrastructure, social security benfits, education, health care to name a few; there exists support for the sick and disabled, pensions, care for the elderly, unemployment and businesses.

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4 April - Sustainability


Thursday 04 April - 15:30-16:30 Ekska Huset
Sankt Petri kyrkogata 4, Lund

What is Sweden's view on it and what can I do to contribute?

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9 April - Start your own business


Tuesday 09 April - 14:00-16:00 Ekska Huset
Sankt Petri kyrkogata 4, Lund

Welcome to an inspiring seminar on the opportunity of starting your own business. We have invited two speakers, Åsa Ohlsson from Coompanion Skåne and Gabriel Olsson from Lund Nyföretagarcentrum.

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11 April - International Private Law


Thursday 11 April - 17:00-18:30 Ekska Huset
Sankt Petri kyrkogata 4, Lund

At this event you will learn about the types of information important to know regarding matters that might require legal help while living in Sweden.

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23 April - Buying or selling an apartment/a house in Sweden?


Tuesday 23 April - 16:30-18:00 Ekska Huset
Sankt Petri kyrkogata 4, Lund

Are you looking at buying a house or an apartment in Sweden? Or maybe you are just tired of renting from private landlords and want to see what other options are available.

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25 April - Banking and pension systems


Thursday 25 April - 13:00-15:00 Ekska Huset
Sankt Petri kyrkogata 4, Lund

At this event you will be guided through the basics of the banking and pension systems in Sweden.

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7 May - Visit to Medborgarcenter


Tuesday 07 May - 13:30-14:30 Medborgarcenter Kristallen
Brotorget 1, Lund

Find out what Lund Municipality can help you with and get to know more about city services.

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8 May - Swedish school system and IB-programmes


Wednesday 08 May - 15:00-16:30 Ekska Huset
Sankt Petri Kyrkogata 4, Lund

Understand the differences between the Swedish school system and the IB-programmes (PYP, MYP, DP, CP)

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14 May - An introduction to Swedish Culture


Tuesday 14 May - 09:00-10:30 Ekska Huset
Sankt Petri kyrkogata 4, Lund

In this workshop you will gain an understanding of the Swedish mindset and values, decoding typical social interactions and behaviors through practical everyday life examples.

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21 May - Leisure guides


Tuesday 21 May - 17:30-19:00 Ekska Huset
Sankt Petri kyrkogata 4, Lund

Get inspired to discover the wonderful indoor and outdoor activities in Southern Sweden!

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