This page contains the Denmark - Bangladesh Country Policy Paper 2013-2017. In the menu bar to the left you can find detailed information. A pdf. version is available for download at the bottom of this page.
Bangladesh is in many ways a country in transition. Still struggling to overcome widespread poverty, overpopulation and poor governance, while at the same time emerging as a potential, future, global economy – one of the so called “Next Eleven” countries. The overall objectives governing Denmark's engagement in Bangladesh are to:
Poverty reduction and other key development challenges remain at the core of the Danish engagement. But at the same time, the policy paper represents a clear shift away from a traditional donor-recipient relation to a more balanced relationship with Denmark also pursuing its own interests, e.g. by developing commercial ties with Bangladesh while also promoting a more sustainable and CSR conscious private-sector development in the country.
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