Who We Are
The Stockholm Korea Festival (Koreafestivalen in swedish) is organiserad by the Embassy of the Republic of Korea and five swedish non-profit associations working together.
The Embassy aims to facilitate the development for the bilateral relationship by way of expanding economic, cultural and educational exchange as well as cooperation in politics, science and environmental sectors between South Korea and Sweden.
Tidskriften Hallyu is a online magazine founded in 2012 with the goal of spreading objective and balanced news about korean culture.
Korean Association in Sweden is the main cultural association for individuals of korean origin living in Sweden.
Korean Society is the oldest cultural association focusing on korea in sweden, founded by veterans of the korean war in the 1960’s.
Hannuri Korean Culural Association was founded in 2013 and is mainly focused on youths with a love for korean culture.
The project manager of the festival is Inhee Seo from the Embassy of the Republic of Korea.