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Between 25 May 2016 and 20 January 2019 she was Minister for the Environment.

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Between 25 May 2016 and 20 January 2019 she was Minister for the Environment.

Towards an ambitious global deal on chemicals

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On 12 March, Minister for the Environment Karolina Skog invited a smaller group of countries, researchers and stakeholders to a high-level dialogue on how the countries of the world can handle chemicals and waste. Listen to some of the arguments in this video.

The spread of dangerous chemicals constitutes a major health risk at global level. Sweden wants to see a global agreement for chemicals, comparable to the Paris Agreement for the climate. Ms Skog's idea to form a coalition of like-minded countries to pursue an ambitious global deal was supported by all those who participated.

Ministers on this page who have left the Government

Between 25 May 2016 and 20 January 2019 she was Minister for the Environment.

Ministers on this page who have left the Government

Between 25 May 2016 and 20 January 2019 she was Minister for the Environment.