The Finnish Ministry for Foreign Affairs invites consulting companies and institutions to tender for the Rural Development Programme Phase II in Thua Thien Hue province of Vietnam. The purpose of the programme is to increase the efficiency and poverty impact of existing livelihood, infrastructure and administrative systems.
In the annual sector review of the European consultancy market by Swedish Technique and Design (STD), 11 Nordic firms involved in the aid market figure among the top 100. Jaakko Pöyry, the giant Finnish group, placed best at No. 8, followed by three Danish firms.