The guidelines issued by the Swedish government.
Photo: Helena Landstedt
The guidelines that are issued by the government instruct Sida on how it should work.
The guidelines set out how Sida should achieve the development policy objectives established by the government, and how Sida should follow the international conventions on the development co-operation work that Sweden has underaken to follow.
In the Aid Policy Framework the principles and values that are to guide Swedish aid are set out.