As one of Europe’s most attractive, innovative and competitive metropolitan region, Stockholm is committed to contribute to the development and formation of EU policy for smart sustainable growth. Our priorities and areas of activity:
Widely recognized as one of the most innovative regions in the world. Was in 2017 designated the most innovative region in the EU.
Manages to grow its GDP and at the same time decrease emissions. Ranks at the top of European regions in terms of sustainable development.
Is a global tech and startup hub and home to one of Europe’s most important tech communities.
Stockholm Region EU Office serves as a representation office for the Stockholm Region in Brussels and brings together eight local and regional authorities. We represent one of the most competitive and fastest growing metropolitan regions in Europe.
With a population of over 3.6 million people, we represent approximately 36 percent of the entire population in Sweden. Stockholm Region EU Office has five full-time employees providing information, recommendations and communicating with the EU institutions.
Stockholm Region EU Office is based in Brussels and serves as a representation office for Stockholm Region with five full-time employees.
We represent one of the most competitive and fastest growing metropolitan regions in Europe with a population of over 3.6 million people, representing approximately 36 percent of the entire population of Sweden.
We monitor the legislative and regulatory activities in the European Union, and enable and state our joint positions and recommendations towards EU policy makers.