Ambassador visited Aceh


?Ambassador to the Kingdom of Sweden and the Republic of Latvia, Dewa Made Juniarta Sastrawan visited Banda Aceh to meet with the Governor of Aceh, Mr. Abdullah Zaini, on 19 November 2012. They talked on how to synergize programs of the Embassy in Stockholm and the Provincial Government of Aceh, in order to improve and strengthen the development cooperation between Indonesia and Sweden.

They also noted that the Joint Press Statement by the President of the Republic of Indonesia, HE DR. Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, and the Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Sweden, HE Reindlfeldt Fredrik on Sweden-Indonesia: Towards an Enhanced and Modern Partnership issued by the President and Prime Minister Sweden when they met in Jakarta on November 14, 2012, is a solid platform for supporting the cooperation of the Embassy in Stockholm and the Provincial Government of Aceh.

The Embassy in Stockholm and the Aceh Provincial Government will focus their cooperation in promoting to attract Swedish investment in Aceh and export commodities from Aceh to Sweden, to explore program for cooperation on capacity-building training (capacity building) for Aceh government’s officials, environmental management, education, and tourism.