Sida's management of suspicions of corruption
In 2017, Sida has received 262 reports of corruption or irregularities, which is the highest figure since statistics began being compiled in 2007. In 2017, Sida has made request for repayment in 108 cases totalling an amount of approximately SEK 44 million.
The investigaton group's assessment is that the significant increase in reported suspicions is due to a greater awareness of what should be reported ...
Trade plays a key role for economic transformation and poverty alleviation. However, benefits are far from automatic and especially the extreme poor face major constraints to their ability to gain from trade. Policies need to be coherent and measures such as in education, infrastructure, rule of law and social protection often need to be strengthened in order to share the benefits of trade more widely ...
Water and Sanitation
With 2.1 billion people without access to safe
drinking water at home, 4.5 billion still lack
safely managed sanitation and almost 1000
children dying daily due to water and sanitation
related diseases, we cannot afford vital
resources to be misused, lost or squandered
by corruption. Corruption represents a major
obstacle to sustainable development, not least
in the water and sanitation sector. In ...
Skills development is globally considered as key for
productive employment. Hence it is an important means
for increased productivity, private-sector development,
inclusive economic growth and poverty reduction.
Economic diversification and structural change towards
high productivity sectors is necessary for combating
poverty in a sustainable way. This requires a better skilled
and more adaptable labour ...
Evaluation of the Sida supported programme
“International Science Programme 2014–2018”
This evaluation takes stock of the results achieved and aims to provide new thinking on the future development of the International
Science Programme, a programme run by Uppsala University providing long-term funding to the development of research capacities
in low income countries in Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics.
A core conclusion from the evaluation is that ISP delivers a significant public ...
En juin 2017, le Directeur Général de l’Asdi
a officiellement approuvé un nouveau
Plan d’actions pour l’environnement
2017–2020. Le plan s’appuie sur la Politique
l’environnementale et décrit ce qui devrait être
réalisé, quand et par qui. Ce document met en
évidence les cibles clés du Plan d’actions.
Politique de l’environnement de l’Asdi
L’énoncé de mission de l’Asdi déclare que « nous existons
pour stimuler le développement durable et sauver
des vies » et que « nous nous efforçons de mener le
changement pour mettre fin à la pauvreté ». Notre
environnement biophysique avec des écosystèmes
fonctionnant bien et un climat stable sont la base du
développement et de toute la vie humaine. La gestion
durable des ressources de la planète est ...
In June 2017 the Director General of Sida
decided on a new Environmental Action plan for
2017–2020. The plan builds on the Environment
Policy and describes what should be achieved,
when and by whom. This document highlights
key targets in the action plan.
Evaluation at Sida - Annual Report 2017
The purpose of the annual report is to provide an overview of the 33 evaluations
commissioned by Sida units and foreign missions that were published in 2017 and to
provide some highlights of observations. We hope that this report will inspire to
further reading and for reflections on what Sida evaluates and why, as well as to how
planning, monitoring and evaluation can be strengthened at the programme ...
Evaluation of the Pungwe Basin Transboundary
Integrated Water Resources Management and
Development Programme (PP2)
This is the report of the first phase of the evaluation of the Pungwe Basin Transboundary Integrated Water Resources Management
and Development Programme. The evaluation was commissioned by Sida and the Embassy of Sweden in Addis Ababa to NIRAS
Sweden AB, and was carried out between September 2017 and May 2018. The Programme was initiated in 2007, following the
engagement of Sweden in the joint management ...