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Policies and strategies

The policies and strategies section presents the priorities for Denmark's development policy with background documents, the current strategy and the law for development cooperation.

The Danish Government has recently presented the new strategy for Development Cooperation and Humanitarian Assistance. For the first time, Denmark is combining its humanitarian strategy and its  development cooperation strategy into one joint strategy.

The strategy "The World 2030" includes four priority areas.

  1. Security, peace and protection
  2. Prevention of irregular migration
  3. Sustainable Growth that benefits all
  4. Freedom - democracy, human rights and gender equality

Related policy- and strategy documents are accessible at the left side menu. 

Also available is current country and regional strategies and policies. Strategies for Denmarks multilateral development cooperation can also be found in this section. 


Ministry of Foreign Affairs


2 Asiatisk Plads

DK-1448 Copenhagen K


Tel. +45 33 92 00 00

For further information and enquiries please contact Department for Development Policy and Financing