Wednesday, December 11, 2019

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COWI’s arch rival Carl Bro regains position in Danish aid market

Carl Bro came out ahead in the Danish aid market in 2004, winning a larger contract volume than arch rival COWI

Hilde Frafjord Johnson could make it to the top of UNDP

The Norwegian Minister for International Development Hilde Frafjord Johnson has a fair chance of becoming Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). Her main challenge will be to win EU support.

Tsunami aid pledges strain Finnish, Danish humanitarian budgets

Combined pledges made by the four Nordic countries make up the sixth largest amount of assistance promised for the tsunami disaster, 7.6 per cent of the global total so far, according to the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA).