Olof Ehrenkrona, advisor to the Jarl Hjalmarson Foundation, discussed Russia in Finish public service TV with Beatrix von Storch, Member of the European Parliament (Alternative für Deutschland) and László Andor, former Hungarian EU-commissioner.
Bican Şahin, Chairman of the Freedom Research Association in Turkey, is interviewed by Tove Lifvendahl, Political Editor of the Swedish daily Svenska Dagbladet, on the developments in Turkey.
The NPP in Ghana is cooperating with the Jarl Hjalmarson Foundation in Sweden. In March 2012 a delegation from the NPP Youth Wing visited Sweden. In connection with this visit an article about the cooperation and education was published on an Internet news page in Ghana.
The New York based Chinese TV-station NTDT broadcasted from the Book Fair in Gothenburg last week. In this clip, a dialogue in the JHS stand is shown, as well as an interview with Walburga Habsburg Douglas, MP and member of the JHS’ board.
”It is easy to start a war, but it is difficult to end one”
Göran Lennmarker, chairman of the Jarl Hjalmarson Foundation.
Jarl Hjalmarson Foundation arranged a seminar in Istanbul, June 2, on Turkey and the European Union, in cooperation with Olof Palmes International Center and the Swedish consulat general in Istanbul.
The Turkish human rights defender Orhan Kemal Cengiz participated in the seminar and concludes his remarks from the conference in the Turkish newspaper Today’s Zaman.
On March 5-8, The Jarl Hjalmarson Foundation and Unión de Partidos Latinoamericanos (UPLA) held two parallel conferences about democracy for youth and women in San Salvador. The conferences received a lot of attention from Latin-American newspapers and agencies.
Eva Gustavsson, Managing Director of JHS, has been frequently quoted in the media with a comment on the political developments in the region: “For the last two years everybody when looking at Latinamerica watched what was happening with the governments of Bolivia and Venezuela, and Michelle Bachelet in Chile who had a very clear Socialist tendency. All that is now changing. We are seeing the reaction of the people that became fed up each time the government moved further to the left and with a clear dictatorial tendency”.
Merco Press (Uruguay)
Latam conservative parties encouraged with recent electoral victories
El Universal (Venezuela)
Partidos de derecha advierten retroceso de izquierda en Latinoamérica
Derecha toma el poder AL
La Prensa (Honduras)
Influencia chavista pierde fuerza en Latinoamérica
Direita prevê retrocesso da esquerda na América Latina
Elsalvador.com (El Salvador)
UPLA: La influencia chavista pierde fuerza