Standing Senate Commission on Rural Development in Sweden
14.10.2013 / 12:16
The visit of The Swedish delegation of Standing Senate Commission on Rural Development of the Czech Republic took place between the 29th September and 2nd October 2013 and was composed by chairwoman senator Dagmar Zvěřinová, senator Hana Doupovcová, senator Zdeněk Besta and secretery Kateřina Šarmanová.
On the first day the delegation took a daytrip to Uppsala that started with a visit of Swedish University of Agricultural Science SLU (Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet) then held discussions at the County Administrative Board and the end of the day was devoted to a tour of University Library. The second day commenced with a meeting with the partner Committee on Environment and Agriculture of the Swedish Parliament. Tuesday's program continued with some negotiations with representatives of the Stockholm City Hall. Their last day in Stockholm was devoted to a visit of Swedish Association of Local Authorities and Regions and finished with a lunch at the Embassy where the delegation was welcomed by the ambassador Jana Hynková. The lunch was also attended by the representatives of the Parliamentary Group Friends of the Czech Republic in Sweden and the Swedish Ministry of Rular Affairs. Delegation's negotations were focused on questions conected to administration and collection of local taxes.