Watch – Launch of LeadIT 2.0 and new India-Sweden industry transition partnership.

5 December 2023

Watch Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi of India and Prime Minister Ulf Kristersson of Sweden co-launch the next phase of the Leadership Group for Industry Transition (LeadIT 2.0) for the period 2024-26, along with a new India-Sweden industry transition partnership, at the COP-28 World Action Summit in Dubai on December 1st.

For an English translation activate CC captions or click here to watch portions of Minister Modi´s statement in a video produced by the Indian Embassy, Stockholm on LinkedIn)

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