Business / DT 12 / 2009

SEKAB to sell Africa biofuel projects to former CEO Per Carstedt

Unable to find a buyer, SEKAB now plans to sell its controversial biofuel projects in East Africa to a company controlled by SEKAB’s former CEO Per Carstedt. Sida is asked to provide a guarantee.

Ministry fronts new forum to promote water knowhow

The Finnish Foreign Ministry is fronting a new initiative to boost Finnish expertise in the water sector in developing countries.

New guidelines on forestry, water, environment

The Finnish Ministry for Foreign Affairs recently published three major policy documents designed to support the government’s development policy by providing practical guidelines on environmental policy, forestry policy and a detailed international strategy for Finland’s water sector.