Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA)



Sida works according to directives of the Swedish Parliament and Government to reduce poverty in the world. The overall goal of Swedish development cooperation is to contribute to making it possible for poor people to improve their living conditions.

January 2005 - present

The Advanced Training Program on Humanitarian Action (ATHA) is designed to enhance the knowledge and capacity of humanitarian NGOs operating in complex environments through training courses, policy support, networking and dialogue. The ongoing project cycle 2010-2013 is focused on the management of humanitarian assistance.

Past event partnerships

Sep 21 2012 - 9:30am - 11:00pm

Targeted attacks from unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), or drones, have become an essential...

Jun 26 2012 - 9:30am - 11:00am

As the occurrence of non-international armed conflicts (NIACs) has increased in recent years, humanitarian actors face pressing challenges to help protect civilians. These challenges stem not only...

May 10 2012 - 9:30am - 11:00am

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The recent increase in social media...