National Day of the Kingdom of Sweden (6th June), the biggest national holiday and a day of the great pride for the Kingdom of Sweden citizens, was celebrated on June 7, 2023 in Sarajevo. On this occasion, a cocktail reception was held in the National Museum of Bosnia and Herzegovina, hosted by the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Sweden, Her Excellency Ms. Johanna Strömquist.
During her opening address, the Ambassador emphasized great long-standing diplomatic relations between Kingdom of Sweden and Bosnia and Herzegovina and presented some of the current goals and activities of the Swedish Government in Bosnia and Herzegovina. For the past ten years, the Kingdom of Sweden has been supporting capacity building of the land administration sector in Bosnia and Herzegovina, and a new five-year support programme is expected to begin in mid-2023.
On behalf of the Federal Geodetic Administration the reception was attended by Director, Mr. Željko Obradović, and Assistant Director, Mr. Denis Tabučić.