Monday, December 18, 2017

Ministry to close SADEV by year end

The Swedish Foreign Ministry proposes to close down the aid evaluation agency SADEV by the end of the year, following the publication of two critical reviews that point to serious weaknesses in the agency’s work.

Staff at SADEV are “shocked and frustrated” by the sudden announcement, and the ministry’s failure to acknowledge what they see as the agency’s main problem, its management, a union leader said.

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