Minister for Foreign Affairs Anders Samuelsen will Monday be hosting a meeting with eight representatives from youth-organisations across Africa and Europe.
The eight Arctic states today signed a legally binding agreement on strengthening research cooperation in and about the Arctic region.
On behalf of Denmark, the Danish government has endorsed the Safe Schools Declaration, including the Guidelines for protecting schools and universities from military use during armed conflict, today.
The government has given its official declaration of support to endeavours to attract two international mega events, WorldPride and EuroGames, to Copenhagen in 2021 under the joint title Copenhagen 2021.
The Minister for Development Cooperation, Ulla Tørnæs, is now ramping up the support provided to victims of the war in Syria. This involves a new EUR 33.5 million (DKK 250 million) allocation of funds, directed to humanitarian emergency assistance and more long-term development missions in Syria and its neighbouring countries.