Central America

Embassy of Sweden in Guatemala
Sida Regional Report 2006 / This is the fifth issue of Sida's annual report on Swedish bilateral development cooperation of a regional character in Central America. The purpose is threefold: 1) to provide some reflections concerning selected development tendencies of relevance within the region; 2) to provide a global overview concerning all major, existing, Sida-funded regional contributions in the region and briefly describe their progress and 3) to stimulate discussion within Sida concerning its regional vision for the future and how regional funds should best be allocated. The time period covered in the first chapter, on tendencies in regional development, is updated to April 2007; whereas the following sections cover 2006 only.