On 18 May, Minister for Foreign Affairs, Kristian Jensen, granted DKK 65 million to the civic society foundation AmplifyChange.
The Women Deliver’s 4th Global Conference is taking place in Copenhagen, Denmark from the 16-19 May 2016. The conference this year will focus particularly on health, covering areas such as maternal, sexual, and reproductive health and rights – and focus on gender equality, education, environment, and economic empowerment and how Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) can be implemented.
The seminar is designed and organised by Innovation Centre Denmark to give your insights and takeaways on three mega markets for new consumer segments - the next 4 billion - Brazil, China and India. The international speakers are Carolina Nacle from Data Popular (Brazil), Mark Tanner from China Skinny (China) and Dheeraj Sinha Leo Burnett Group (India).
On 10 May, a large majority of Danish Parliament supported the government’s proposal to strengthen Denmark’s military contribution to NATO’s Resolute Support Mission in Afghanistan.
Due to a malfunction in the Electronic visa system the Danish representations abroad are currently unable to process visa applications.
Yesterday in Beirut, only two days after he took office as the Special Representative for Counterterrorism at Denmark’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Jens Madsen conducted talks with Lebanese senior officials
Denmark announces $4.4 million contribution to boost humanitarian mine action response in Iraq and Syria
Today the government has consulted with the parliament in the Foreign Policy Committee regarding a strengthened Danish contribution to the fight against the terrorist organization Da’esh
With 70 successful investment projects and 1700 jobs created, 2015 was the best year to date for Invest in Denmark.
At yesterday's meeting in the counter-ISIL/ Daesh coalition in Rome, Minister for Foreign Affairs Kristian Jensen informed the coalition about Denmark’s decision to contribute DKK 28.5 million to combat the inflow of foreign fighters to ISIL/ Daesh, cut off ISIL/ Daesh’s sources of funding and counteract ISIL/ Daesh propaganda.
Minister for Foreign Affairs, Kristian Jensen, launches a new strategy for Denmark’s continued engagement in South Sudan (2016-2018). The focus is on supporting peace, security and better living standards for the millions of South Sudanese suffering under the conflict.
Denmark is the least corrupt country in the world according to Transparency International's study of corruption perception worldwide. No bribery and an open and well-functioning public sector have placed Denmark in top of the ranking since the first study in 1995.
Speaking points used by Danish Minister for Foreign Affairs Mr. Kristian Jensen and Danish Minister for Immigration, Integration and Housing Mrs. Inger Støjberg at the European Parliament Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs (LIBE) on 25 January 2016.
Statement by Kristian Jensen, Minister for Foreign Affairs, on the terror attack in Burkina Faso.
A new Danish agricultural investment fund will ensure a higher quantity and quality of food in developing countries.