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

Jun 10 2010 - 9:30am - 11:00am

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May 12 2010 - 9:30am - 11:00am

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May 11 2010 - 9:30am - 10:30am

Our latest Live Web Seminar Series -- Health and Safety On Mission -- seeks to generate discussion and lively debate surrounding the challenges and issues related to personal health, safety, and...

Apr 15 2010 - 9:30am - 11:00am

This live seminar examined the current legal and policy challenges related to humanitarian assistance operations in Somalia. A difficult context, marked by ongoing hostilities and widespread food...