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Åsa Charlotte Regnér, originally Pettersson (born 26 August 1964 in Malmberget, Norrbotten) is a Swedish Social Democratic politician.[2] On 3 October 2014 she became Minister for Children and the Elderly and Minister for Gender Equality under Stefan Löfven.[3]

Åsa Regnér
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Minister for Children and the Elderly[1]
In office
3 October 2014 – 8 March 2018
Monarch Carl XVI Gustaf
Prime Minister Stefan Löfven
Preceded by Maria Larsson
Succeeded by Lena Hallengren
Minister for Gender Equality[1]
In office
3 October 2014 – 8 March 2018
Monarch Carl XVI Gustaf
Prime Minister Stefan Löfven
Preceded by Maria Arnholm
Succeeded by Lena Hallengren
Personal details
Born (1964-08-26) 26 August 1964 (age 54)
Political party Social Democrats

On March 6, 2018, Regnér resigned from her position in the Swedish government upon becoming the Deputy Executive Director of UN Women.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "CV - Åsa Regnér". Government.se. Archived from the original on 16 October 2014. Retrieved 17 October 2014.
  2. ^ "Åsa Regner, ny barn, äldre- och jämställdhetsminister". DN.SE. Retrieved 5 October 2014.
  3. ^ "Fakta: Åsa Regnér". svt.se. Retrieved 5 October 2014.
Government offices
Preceded by
Maria Larsson
Minister for Children and the Elderly
2014–2018
Succeeded by
Lena Hallengren
Preceded by
Maria Arnholm
Minister for Gender Equality
2014–2018
Succeeded by
Lena Hallengren