While the official rules are easy to learn, its the informal codes which can trap immigrants, says Julieta Spoerer. Photo: Loukas Christodoulou/SR

Are immigrants the best teachers of Swedish culture?

Julieta: It's easy to be seen as a weirdo
4:41 min

One start-up company has found that immigrants are the best teachers of Swedish culture to newcomers, arguing that native Swedes do not always notice the contours of their own culture.

Radio Sweden hears how unspoken cultural rules, rather than bureaucracy, can make it hard to get accepted in Sweden.


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