Sunday, December 15, 2019

DT 9 / 2004

Confusing dual structure of GAVI causing tension over funding

A report on the Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunization concludes that the structure of GAVI is confusing for donors and is leading to tensions over competition for vaccine funding with GAVI’s partners, especially UNICEF and WHO.

Danish aid consultancy market shrinks by 23%

Between 2001 and 2003, funds spent by the Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs on aid consultancy contracts decreased by almost DKK 200 million.

NORAD rejects Bjørklund’s complaint over Yanji tender

The Norwegian aid agency NORAD has rejected a complaint from Bjørklund-Gruppen, a Norwegian firm that was disqualified from a tender for delivery of equipment and services to the Yanji Waste Water Treatment Project in China.