Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Denmark, the pioneering donor that was

A new evaluation of the DKK 5 billion in Danish aid given to Uganda over the past two decades praises Danida for its pioneering role in Uganda. The Danish aid programme is described as being ambitious, innovative, and persistent.

In the early Museveni days, when the private sector, government systems and infrastructure were in shambles after decades of civil war and Uganda most needed foreign assistance, Danida moved in quickly, was willing to take risks, and established a unique partnership with the new regime.

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