Sunday, January 26, 2020

Sida hard line with EISA. DfID, Norad show more mercy

After revelations of embezzlement of British, Swedish and Norwegian aid funds at the Luanda office of EISA last year, the three donors demanded that the African NGO take action to ensure that this would not happen again. EISA complied.

DfID and Norad are now satisfied that EISA has dealt with the problem. Sida, under pressure to show it is getting tough on NGO corruption, has followed a much harder line.

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