CV Per Olsson Fridh

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Minister for International Development Cooperation

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CV - Per Olsson Fridh

Areas of responsibility

International development cooperation

Humanitarian aid

Global development policy

Personal

Born 1981. Lives in Stockholm. Married, two children.

Educational background

2005
Bachelor of Arts in Sociology, Lund University 

2003
Bachelor of Arts in Human Rights, Malmö University 

Posts and assignments

2021–
Minister for International Development Cooperation

2021
Minister for International Development Cooperation

2020–20121 
State Secretary to Minister for Environment and Climate Isabella Lövin

2019–2020
State Secretary to Minister for International Development Cooperation Peter Eriksson  

2014–2019
State Secretary to Minister for Culture and Democracy Alice Bah Kuhnke

2014–2018 (on leave due to appointment as State Secretary)
Member of the Riksdag

2010–2014
Political Adviser, Swedish Green Party, The Riksdag

2010–2014
Councillor, Stockholm City Council

2010
Secretary-General, Swedish Centre for International Youth Exchange

2009
Acting Secretary-General, National Council of Swedish Youth Organisations

2006–2010
International Programme Director, CISV International 

2005–2009
European Policy Coordinator, National Council of Swedish Youth Organisations  

Additional information

2018
Order of Merit of the Italian Republic, 3rd Class

2018
The Solbacka Course, Swedish Defence University and Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency

2016
Applying human rights and European rule of law and rights in Swedish public administration, Uppsala University

2006
European Commission Expert Group on the Mobility of Young Volunteers