Challenges

Main challenges

  1. Save Lives
  2. Save Communities
  3. Save Businesses

Challenges from our stakeholders

  1. National Board of Health and Welfare
    1. How can we quickly educate personnel in health care?
    2. How can we match healthcare personnel with the urgent needs of health and welfare services?
    3. How can we enable people without health education to contribute in healthcare and welfare services?
    4. How can the social services create secure digital methods of contact for children in need when staff can't use their offices for appointments?
    5. How can we protect children and youth from increased vulnerability due to social distancing?
    6. How can we support healthcare employees to cope with high stress levels and provide methods for recovery?
    7. How can we ensure that important information and communication is accessible, reliable and secure for all ethnic groups and ages?
    8. How can we create arenas in which people can help each other?
    9. How can ideas and solutions from citizens and businesses be available to authorities to be used speedily?
    10. How do we capture the increasing mental illness issues during the Corona crisis?



  2. County Administrative Board of Västernorrland
    1. How can we protect the children from online harassment and abuse when they must stay home and spend more time online? 
    2. How can we support farmers to find temporary staff to help them continue operating their business in times when they get sick?


  3. Swedish eHealth Agency
    1. How can we ensure, when we have a vaccine, that the right people get vaccinated in the right order in a safe and coequal way across the country?
    2. How can we get an effective coordination and co-development of new e-health solutions, from both public and private sector, for covid-19?

  4. City of Lund
    1. How can we stop the spread of Covid-19 infection in home and elderly care?
    2. How can we provide protective equipment to the staff in home and elderly care? We will soon run out of face masks, hand disinfectant, aprons, gloves, visors and goggles.
    3. How can we enable social contact with relatives after the ban on visits to our elderly care centers?
    4. How can we prevent the spread of Covid-19 in the city? 
    5. How can we prevent dependency on economic support for citizens for whom the Covid-19 pandemic results in unemployment?
    6. How can we prevent personal tragedies linked to abuse and violence in close relationships due to the Covid-19 pandemic?
    7. How can we reach out to and help elderly or others in need whom we don’t have any contact with today?
    8. How can we make the elementary school function remotely for an extended period?
    9. How can we maintain a living city center after the crisis when many shops and actors may have been forced to close?
    10. How can we make it easier for businesses during the ongoing pandemic?
    11. How can we make sure that societal challenges provide business or markets for entrepreneurs?


  5. Swedish Public Employment Service
    1. How can we ensure that the health care sector gets the personnel resources that are required?
    2. How can we shift our production of goods that are no longer in demand to goods that are required to help with the Covid-19 and to keep the business running? How can we set up an infrastructure where it is easy to share blueprints, regulations and patents? 
    3. How can we support small businesses to shift the way they deliver their services?
    4. How can we identify skills of those being laid off that are close to skills in high demand?
    5. How can we help employers close to our borders rebuild their workforce?
    6. How can we support the agriculture and forestry industries to get personnel?
    7. How can people working with culture and media find new ways of reaching their audiences and make a living from it?
    8. How can we easily help more employers to onboard temporary personnel?
    9. How can we facilitate the establishment or re-establishment of companies and businesses when the crisis is over? 
    10. How can we help those who have now been laid off to navigate towards a new job?



  6. Region Västerbotten
    1. How can we safely match volunteers with people that need help based on the type of help and geographical proximity?


  7. Business Region Göteborg
    1. How can idle resources, like people and vehicles, in one sector be matched against the increased demand in another sector? 
    2. How can the businesses in the archipelago provide services without having people physically visiting the archipelago?
    3. How can the needs for different skills be efficiently collected from all the different industry sectors in Sweden?
    4. How can the educational quality and results be maintained as both students are forced to work from home? How can we support those with special needs?
    5. How can we motivate people to exercise in a safe manner during the crisis?
    6. How can healthcare workers and others who face major challenges during the crisis keep track of initiatives that could possibly help them and how can those initiatives that work be distinguished from those that do not work?


  8. City of Stockholm / Stockholms stad
    1. How can we inform, coordinate and match available human resources with the need of personnel and material resources?
    2. How can we ensure accessible and understandable information for students that has limited knowledge in Swedish and digitalization?
    3. How can we ensure accessible and understandable information reaches socially vulnerable groups that do not trust authorities?

Contact us for questions about these challenges in the #stakeholders channel on Slack.