"FIKA" with Sweden - A roundtable discussion on social dialogue and the future of work


The Inclusive Society Institute (ISI) is working with the Swedish Embassy on a number of initiatives aimed at strengthening people to people relations. As part of this collaboration a dialogue between the Swedish Embassy, politicians and civil society held a roundtable discussion on social dialogue and the future of work. The ISI partnered wish the embassy in mobilising delegates to the dialogue, which proved to be a highly successful interactive session.


The main thrust of the dialogue was to share the experiences of the Swedish companies’ initiatives and programs in South Africa under the auspices of the Swedish Workplace Programme.


The ISI was represented by its Advisory Council Chairperson, Ms Buyelwa Sonjica, its CEO, Daryl Swanepoel and Dr Klaus Kotzé, who is coordinating the institute’s social democracy programme.