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25-03-21

Connected by a passion for reproductive and public health

They are driven and ambitious, they are outstanding academics and they are deeply concerned about public and reproductive health. Despite being more than 10,000 kilometres apart, Professor Tine Gammeltoft and Danida alu... Read more
24-03-21

Danida alumni are powerful ambassadors for the merits of Danish know-how

I always say that Danida alumni are ambassadors for Denmark: They speak extremely well about Denmark because they have had really good experiences in Denmark, says Lars Steen Nielsen, Denmark’s ambassador to Mexico... Read more
14-12-20

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
14-12-20

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
14-12-20

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
13-11-20

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
31-03-20

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
02-12-19

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
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