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Strategic Sector Cooperation projects

Country

Danish
authority

Partnering authority

Focus of cooperation

Sector Counsellor

Bangladesh

Ministry of Employment/
Danish Working Environment Authority

Ministry of
Labour and Employment
Working environment
(incl. garment
sector)
Søren Albertsen,
Danish Embassy in Dhaka, soralb@um.dk
Brazil Ministry of Industry, Business and Financial Affairs/
Danish Business Authority/
Mindlab
Ministry of Planning, Budget and Management,
National School
of Public Administration
Public digitalisation,
modernisation
and innovation
Lasse Wulff Andersen,
Danish Embassy in Brasilia, laswan@um.dk
Brazil Ministry of Health/
Danish Medicines Agency/
Danish Health Data Agency
Ministry of Health,
Brazilian Health Surveillance Agency 
Digitalisation and modernisation of health system
and streamlining of
pharmaceutical sector 
Brit Borum Madsen,
Danish Embassy in Brasilia, brimad@um.dk 
China Ministry of Industry, Business and Financial Affairs/
Danish Maritime Authority
 
Ministry of Transport, Bureau of Water Transport, China Maritime Safety Administration  Environment protection, maritime safety and surveillance, green shipbuilding and offshore   Hans Peter Glipman Jørgensen,
Danish Embassy in Beijing, hanjor@um.dk 
China Ministry of Environment and Food/
Danish Veterinary and Food Administration 
China Food and Drug Agency/
Ministry of Agriculture, Harbin city/Heilongjiang Province 
Food standards and laboratory methods, sustainable methods, from waste to value: fertilizer   Tilde Hellsten,
Danish Embassy in Beijing, tilhel@um.dk  
China Ministry of Environment and Food/
Environmental Protection Agency 
The Chinese Ministry for Water Resources, the Chinese Ministry for Environmental Protection  Air pollution from cars and industry.
Water, water resources and
wastewater  
Mads Terkelsen,
Danish Embassy in Beijing, madter@um.dk 

China

Ministry of Health/
Danish Medicines Agency
and a Danish region

Several interested parties: National Health and Family Planning Commission/
Ministry of
Human Resources and Social Security/
China Food and Drug Agency as well as several provinces

Regulation and streamlining of
pharmaceutical sector and medical equipment. Support for China’s health reforms with a view to creating equal access to healthcare and coherent treatment procedures of patients

Mads Friborg, Danish Embassy in Beijing, madfri@um.dk

 

China

City of Copenhagen/
Financial Administration/
Technical and Environmental Administration, HOFOR

Beijing Municipality/
Beijing Urban Planning Commission/
Beijing Water Authority

Urban development/
Smart City
Beijing Design
Week

Per Steen Boesgaard, Danish Embassy in Beijing,

perboe@um.dk

Colombia Ministry of Environment and Food/
Danish Veterinary and Food Administration 

Colombian National Institute of Surveillance of Medications and Food, Colombian Agricultural Institute

 
Veterinary and food safety within the pig meat sector  

Esben Filt Jensen,

Danish Embassy in Bogota, esbjen@um.dk

 
Ghana Danish Maritime Authority, Danish Ministry of Industry, Business and Financial Affairs  Ministry of Transport of the Republic of Ghana, Ghana Maritime Authority, Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority. Strengthening the framework conditions for the maritime sector in Ghana through government-to-government cooperation between maritime authorities in Ghana and Denmark Thomas Raahauge Norup, Danish Embassy in Accra, thonor@um.dk
India Århus Municipality and Århus Water Municipality of Udaipur Improving the management of the water resources in Udaipur  Kamilla K. Rai, Danish Embassy in Delhi, kamrai@um.dk
India Danish Energy Agency, Ministry of Energy, Utilities and Climate  Several interested parties: Ministry of New and Renewable Energy, Ministry of Power, National Institution for Transforming India  Renewable energy, energy planning and integration of renewable energy into the energy supply system  Stephan Enevoldsen, Danish Embassy in Delhi, steene@um.dk  
Indonesia Ministry of Energy, Utilities and Climate/
Danish Energy Agency
Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resource/
National Energy Council 
Models for long-term energy planning. Sustainable energy and energy efficiency  Søren Mensal Kristensen,
Danish Embassy in Jakarta, somkri@um.dk  

Indonesia

Ministry of Environment and Food/
Environmental Protection Agency

Ministry of Environment and Forestry

Circular economy and waste management

Morten Holm van Donk,
Danish Embassy in Jakarta, mordon@um.dk

Iran

Ministry of Industry, Business and Financial Affairs/
Danish Patent and Trademark Office

Iranian Intellectual Property Office

Adaption of
Iranian legislation to requirements for accession to the WTO.
Capacity building and protection of patents and trademarks

Terkel Borg,
Danish Embassy in Teheran, terbor@um.dk

Kenya Ministry of Environment and Food/
Danish Veterinary and Food Administration  
Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries Food standards and
growth in dairy and vegetables to increase Kenyan exports
Henning Høy Nygaard,
Danish Embassy in Nairobi, hennyg@um.dk 
Kenya Ministry of Environment and Food/
Environmental Protection Agency  
Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources, Ministry of Industry and Trade  Circular economy,
cleaner manufacturing, regulation and
enforcement 
Jacob Fink Ferdinand,
Danish Embassy in Nairobi, jacfer@um.dk 
Mexico Ministry of Health Secretariat of Health Primary health:
Communication and referral systems.
Digitalisation and telemedicine
Anne Mette
Vega
Brondbjerg
Danish Embassy in Mexico City, anmbro@um.dk

Mexico

Ministry of Environment and Food/
Danish Veterinary and Food Administration

Ministry of Agriculture/
Mexican Food Administration SENASICA

Food,
food processing,
food standards with main focus on pork

Thomas Falke Mortensen,
Danish Embassy in Mexico City, thmort@um.dk

Myanmar

Ministry of Employment/
Danish Working Environment Authority

Ministry of Labour, Employment and Social Security

Labour market regulation and enforcement, working environment

Nanna Sars Schewitsch,
Danish Embassy in Yangon, nasche@um.dk

South Africa

Ministry of Environment and Food/
Danish Veterinary and Food Administration

Ministry of Higher Education and Science/
Danish Agency for Science and Higher Education

Department of Water and Sanitation Water resources framework and capacity, water waste, efficiency of industry water consumption

Cooperation on research and innovation concerning water financing models
Jørgen Erik Larsen,
Danish Embassy in Pretoria, joelar@um.dk

South Africa

Aarhus Municipality

City of Tshwane/
Gauteng/
Other Metropolitan Municipalities/
South African Cities Network

Smart city,
city planning/
urban development, growth and liveability,
energy/water

Kristoffer Rønde Møller,
Danish Embassy in Pretoria, krmoll@um.dk

Turkey Ministry of Energy, Utilities and Climate/
Danish Energy Agency
Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources District heating and energy efficiency Dennis Holte Skov-Albertsen,
Danish Embassy in Ankara, denalb@um.dk
Turkey Ministry of Environment and Food/
Environmental Protection Agency
Ministry of Environment and Urbanisation Waste and
resource efficiency
Dennis Holte Skov-Albertsen,
Danish Embassy in Ankara, denalb@um.dk
Vietnam Ministry of Education

Ministry of Higher Education and Science/
Danish Agency for Science and Higher Education
Ministry of Education and Training/
Ministry of Labour, Invalids and
Social Affairs
Youth education
Determining the curriculum
along with the labour market parties and introduction of company internships
Morten Pristed,
Danish Embassy in Hanoi, morpri@um.dk


Vietnam Ministry of Health
 
Ministry of Health and Thai Bin Province  Prevention of lifestyle diseases Morten Pristed,
Danish Embassy in Hanoi, morpri@um.dk

Vietnam

Ministry of Environment and Food/ Danish Veterinary and Food Administration Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development

Food standards within pork production. Focus on feed, medicine etc. and content control of harmful substances

katrine Løvenbalk Lundsby,
Danish Embassy in Hanoi, kalund@um.dk

 

Danida

Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark
Danida
Asiatisk Plads 2 
DK-1448 Copenhagen K
Tel. +45 33 92 00 00
Fax +45 32 54 05 33
um@um.dk

 

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