Svensk Live is the spokesman of Swedish live music and gathers around 120 venues and festivals. “We want to improve the world with live music and better the world for live music!” is the slogan of the non-profit organisation, committed to work on its members’ economic and social sustainable development. Svensk Live is working on cost policies, working permits for artists outside EU, secondary ticket market, commercial deals, security, influencing cultural policies so pop culture can be recognised as a culture and promoting equality and diversity in the professional music sector. Moreover, gender equality and prevention of sexual harassment are central topics of the work of Svensk Live. Since 2016, Svensk Live merged with another live music organisation and represents now also the cultural centers to form a complete picture of the live music sector in Sweden.