Our advocacy platform involves some fifty stakeholders with expertise across all of the SwafS programme policy areas and sub-areas, see below. We are active in all sectors of society and have an extensive contact network throughout Europe.


Please contact us for advice or if you are looking for partners for collaborations.

 To request the names of contacts at individual organisations, please contact the project team.


Association of Swedish Science Centres
The Swedish Federation of Business Owners
The Swedish Sekretariat for Gender Research
Ideell Arena
Ifous – Innovation, research and development in schools
IKEM – Innovation and chemical industries in Sweden
The Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences (IVA)
National Library of Sweden
Mimer – Network for research on popular education
Mistra Urban Futures
Mjärdevi Science Park
Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency
Network of Grants Offices – administrators at Swedish Universities (Contact person Rangnar Nilsson, Research Advisor)
RISE – Research Institutes of Sweden
SIRA – Swedish Interactive Research Association
Swedish Association of Local Authorities and Regions
Stockholm County Council
SPARC – Swedish Participatory Action Research Community
The Swedish Adult Education Association
The Association of Swedish Higher Education
Swedish National Commission for UNESCO
Swedish Association for Gender Studies
Young Academy of Sweden
Teknikens hus
Tom Tits Experiment
Umbilical Design
Universeum, Science Centre
Swedish Higher Education Authority
Department for Education
VA (Public & Science) (the coordinator)
Gothenburg Science Festival
Swedish Research Council

Research Centres

Division of History of Science, Technology and Environment, KTH – Royal Institute of Technology
Swedish Centre for School Biology and Biotechnology, University of Uppsala
Centre for Distance-Spanning Technology, Luleå University of Technology
Centre for School Technology Education, University of Linköping
The Swedish National Resource Centre for Chemistry Teachers, University of Stockholm
The Swedish National Resource Centre for Mathematics, University of Gothenburg
The Swedish National Resource Centre for Physics Education, University of Lund

Individual researchers

Stefan Eriksson, Associate Professor of Research Ethics, Centre for Research Ethics and Bioethics, University of Uppsala
Liisa Husu, Professor of Gender Studies, School of Humanities, Education and Social Science, Centre for Feminist Social Studies, University of Örebro
Dick Kasperowski, Senior lecturer, Theory of Science, Department for Philosophy, Linguistics, Theory of Science, University of Gothenburg
Sebastian Linke, Researcher in Theory of Science, LETStudio, Learning and Media Technology Studio, University of Gothenburg
Malin Lindberg, Associate Professor in Gender and Technology, Department of Business Administration, Technology and Social Sciences, Luleå University of Technology
Göran Nordström, Lecturer, Department for Electronics, Mathematics and Natural Sciences, University of Gävle
Linda Soneryd, Associate Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology and Work Science,  University of Gothenburg