Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency


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Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency

An agency of the Swedish government that administers most of the country's foreign aid. Developing countries seeking assistance from Sweden likely receive aid from the Agency.
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It is working closely with the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) on the development of this initiative, which is planned to run across the broadcast, print, cinema, outdoor and social media platforms.
We brought together some of the key leaders in the field, including the executive director of the United Nations Population Fund, Thoraya Obaid, Anders Nordstrom, the director general of the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency and Kavita Ramdas, the president of the Global Fund for Women.
The SRSA team is funded by the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA), an UNMAO partner since 2004.
Foreign Minister Ednan Karabaev today met with Swedish Ambassador Hans Olsson and Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency Coordinator for Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan Christian Lindvall, reported press service of the Kyrgyz Ministry of Foreign Affairs.During this meeting Ednan Karabaev underlined interest of Kyrgyzstan in attraction of private Swedish investments and said all necessary legislative framework for successful development of foreign business is in place."Lately the government of Kyrgyzstan has adopted additional measures to create conducive investment environment," Ednan Karabaev said.
The two studies included in this volume, both dealing with the subject of literacy and sustainable development, are joint winners of the 2004-2005 International Award for Literacy Research, sponsored jointly by the UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning, Hamburg, the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA) and the Canadian National Literacy Secretariat with the support of its parent ministry, Human Resources Development.
The book is a collaborative effort of the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency and the World Bank Institute to support reform of the public expenditure management and financial accountability systems of developing countries, especially in Africa.
Sida, the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency, has decided to give SEK1.7m to the Swedish Rescue Services Agency (Raddningsverket) in support for consulting two experts on aviation logistics from the Swedish civil aviation authority (Luftfartsverket).
A year after approval by the Swedish Parliament, the initiative by the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA) to support the restoration of Africa's largest freshwater lake, Victoria, has finally begun.
The meeting was attended by representatives of international donors and technical assistance projects, including the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the Delegation of the European Union to Ukraine, the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA), the Swiss Cooperation Office (SDC), etc.
The Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida), a long-standing partner of UN Women, announced a significant contribution of 70m Swedish Krona worth of $7.64m, toward a regional programme on "Promoting Productive Employment and Decent Work for Women in Egypt, Jordan, and Palestine".
Today in Tuzla was held an Info Day, where the second public call "Challenge Fund for Innovative Business Ideas" was announced, supported by the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA).
By COLLINS OMULOWomen in Kenya and Africa will benefit from a four-year programme aimed at strengthening their voices in influencing policies and decisions affecting them at the national, regional and global levels.This follows a partnership between the African Women's Development and Communication Network (Femnet) and the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) through the Embassy of Sweden in Lusaka, Zambia.
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