Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Sweden seeks to mainstream terrorism prevention in aid

The Swedish government is preparing to launch a new policy on aid and terrorism prevention.

According to the draft text of the policy obtained by Development Today, Sweden’s approach will be nuanced and sober. It makes no links to geographical areas, and emphasises that fighting terrorism should not be a goal of development aid in and of itself.

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