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Changes to the Aliens Act impact researchers and doctoral candidates

On 22 June, the Swedish parliament approved amendments to the Aliens Act. These came into force on 20 July. For…
19 August 2021

Changes to the Swedish Employment Protection Act (LAS)

The government has proposed new legislation in line with the agreement on security, transition and employment protection that the social…
9 June 2021

SULFinar: Help! Income insurance?!?

What is income insurance and does it really make a difference? How do I apply and how much can I…
3 June 2021
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Report: The shadow of uncertainty

The aim of this report was to examine the relationship between external funding, precarious employment and work environment. Interpretation of…
27 May 2021
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Help, what if I get unemployed?!?

What do I need to do and when? Are trade unions and unemployment insurance fund the same thing and do…
11 May 2021

Watch the seminar - The impact of the pandemic on employment of doctoral candidates

How has the pandemic impacted doctoral candidates’ employment? SULF, together with the SULF Doctoral Candidate Association and the SFS Doctoral…
13 April 2021

Debate: New requirements of language skills create brain drain

SULF has written a debate article in the Swedish daily newspaper Svenska Dagbladet together with Sveriges Ingenjörer, the Swedish Association…
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7 April 2021

An improved system for labour immigration

SULF comments the consultation response: Today, SULF submitted its consultation response to the inquiry into labour immigration (SOU 2021:5). In…
Consultation response
6 April 2021

Report: Uncertainty – a reality for junior researchers in Sweden

Today researchers in higher education face great uncertainty. This is especially true for researchers who are at the beginning of…
11 March 2021

Vaccination - what rules apply in an employment relationship?

Most people in Sweden will be offerered vaccination during 2021. But what applies? Can your employer require you to be…
5 March 2021