Sweden’s migration and asylum policy
Immigration & development
17 Feb 2017
The Government's objective is to ensure a sustainable migration policy that safeguards the right to asylum and, within the framework of managed immigration, facilitates mobility across borders, promotes needs-based labour migration, harnesses and takes into account the effects of migration on development and deepens European and international cooperation.
This fact sheet describesthe Government’s work in this area during the first half of 2017.