Alice Bah Kuhnke holds the position as Minister for Culture and Democracy in the Swedish Government since October 2014. She belongs to the Green Party. Ms Bah Kuhnke has a BA in Political Science from Stockholm University and holds several diplomas in leadership. She has many years of experience and commitment in areas such as human rights, environment and civil society. Ms Bah Kuhnke was previously Director-General of the Swedish Agency for Youth and Civil Society. Ms Bah Kuhnke has also long experience in culture and media, including as reporter for the Swedish public service broadcaster, SVT, and for TV4. She has served as a board member of several institutions as well as civil society organizations.