Our Partners

Sustainable Sweden maintains close links with other organizations involved in the transition toward sustainability. You can find some of them below, in alphabetic order.

Esam : consultants in sustainable development

Esam is a private company that offers sustainable development consulting. Founded in 1990 by Torbjörn Lahti – the founder of Sustainable Sweden – and Gunnar Brundin, Esam is one of the owners of SSA.

IEMEA : Institute for Eco-municipality Education and Assistance

Directed by Torbjörn Lahti and Sarah James, IEMEA provides support, education and training for emerging ecomunicipalities, as well as for local governments and communities interested in developing more sustainable practices.


SEKOM (Sveriges Ekokommuner) : The National Association of Swedish Eco-municipalities

The Swedish Association of Eco-municipalities is a network for municipalities, countries and regions. The vision is a sustainable Sweden, founded on a balanced ecosystem as the basis for a sustainable economic and social development.

SSDE : Sustainable Sweden Development Ethiopia

SSDE is a sister organization to Sustainable Sweden Association (SSA). The aim of this organization, which head is in Addis Ababa (Ethiopia), is to coordinate and help the 14 eco-municipalities in Ethiopia in their actions.

You can read more about our project with SSDE here.