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No room for making mistakes when it’s about saving lives

Shanta Deb from Bangladesh has been in Esbjerg to learn how to prevent accidents in the workplace. She will use what she has learnt back home where the lack of safety measures in factories has caused dreadful accidents.... Read more

Still busy reconstructing houses after the 2015 Nepal earthquake

Nepal is one of the countries hardest hit by earthquakes. Nabin Joshi uses what he learnt in Denmark to build houses that remain standing when catastrophe strikes. Read more

Corruption stands in the way of the fight for the climate in Brazil

Flavia Collaço has spent months on a report about the connection between corruption and the fight for the climate in Brazil. Now she is using the training she got from Danida Fellowship Centre's learning course Strenthe... Read more

Aalborg-trained Peter Okwoko, MSc receives the Danida Alumni Prize 2020

When the Covid-19 pandemic hit Uganda in March 2020, Peter Okwoko, Danida Alum and MSc acted promptly. He started to make face shields from plastic waste. Peter Okwoko is awarded the Danida Alumni Prize 2020 on 27 No... Read more

What African scholars think of studying in Denmark

First published on The Conversation, 30/3 – 2020 By Hanne Kirstine Adriansen, Associate Professor, School of Education, Aarhus University & Lene Møller Madsen, Associate professor in Science Education, Univer... Read more

UNLEASH 2019: How to tackle a ticking time bomb

Olyad Hunduma Legesse, Ethiopia (left) and Selorm Yaotse Dorvlo, Ghana (right) participated in UNLEASH 2019 in Shenzhen together with six other Danida alumni. Photo: Vibeke Quaade At this year’s UNLEASH Innovation ... Read more

Danida Fellowship Centre makes an impact

In Africa, where I have worked for several years, our partners used to tell me that Danida Fellowship Centre’s training courses have changed their outlook on life and the way they work, says Ulla Næsby Tawiah. Read more

Paving the way with Danida Fellowship Centre

Thomas Falke Mortensen, Counsellor at the Danish Embassy in Mexico

Danida Fellowship Centre’s Scholarship Programme and Alumni Network have been instrumental in Mexico and Denmark’s strategic collaborat... Read more
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