Friday, January 24, 2020

Market Update / DT 12 / 2014

Danish Arab Initiative ten years on

The Danish-Arab Partnership was launched in 2003 with dual objectives: to support existing local reform processes in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) and to establish a basis for improved dialogue between Denmark and the MENA region. Over the decade, some DKK 1.3 billion in Danish aid have been poured into this initiative.

Wastewater treatment training in Vietnam

Danida is financing equipment supplies and construction of five wastewater treatment plants and one water supply project in Vietnam. The construction contracts are all tied to Danish contractors.

ICT development in Tanzania

Finland has been active in information and communications technology (ICT) in Tanzania since 2008. A first phase of support to ICT sector development, the TANZICT programme, to which Finland contributed EUR 5.8 million, comes to an end next year.

Andes biodiversity final evaluation

Since 2007 Finland has been engaged with the Regional Biodiversity Programme for the Amazon Region of the Andean Countries (BioCAN) in Boliva, Columbia, Ecuador and Peru.