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Strategic Sector Cooperation projects

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Country

Danish
authority

Partnering authority

Focus of cooperation

Sector Counsellor

Argentina City of Copenhagen  Buenos Aires Sustainable urban development  Mikkel Hall, Danish Embassy in Buenos Aires, mikhal@um.dk
Bangladesh

Ministry of Employment/
Danish Working Environment Authority

Ministry of
Labour and Employment
Working environment
(incl. garment
sector)

Søren Asbjørn Albertsen,
Danish Embassy in Dhaka, soralb@um.dk

Brazil Ministry of Industry, Business and Financial Affairs/
Danish Business Authority/Mindlab

Ministry of Planning, Budget and Managenment samt
National School
of Public Administration
Public innovation, digitalisation and
modernisation

Lasse Wulff Andersen,
Danish Embassy in Brasilia, laswan@um.dk

Brazil Ministry of Health/
Danish Medicines Agency/
Danish Health Data Agency
Ministry of Health,
Brazilian Health Surveillance Agency
Digitalisation and modernisation of health system and streamlining of
pharmaceutical sector

Brit Borum Madsen,
Danish Embassy in Brasilia, brimad@um.dk

Colombia Ministry of Environment and Food/
Danish Veterinary and Food Administration
National Institute of Surveillance of Medicines and
Food/Colombian Agricultural Institute
 Food standards with special focus on pig production and products

Esben Filt Jensen,
Danish Embassy in Bogota, esbjen@um.dk

China Ministry of Industry, Business and Financial Affairs/
Danish Maritime Authority
Ministry of Transport, Bureau of Water Transport, China Maritime Safety Administration Environment protection, maritime safety and surveillance, green shipbuilding and offshore

Hans Peter Glipman Jørgensen,
Danish Embassy in Beijing, hanjor@um.dk

China Ministry of Environment and Food/
Danish Veterinary and Food Administration
China Food and Drug Agency/
Ministry of Agriculture, Harbin city/Heilongjiang Province
Food standards and laboratory methods, sustainable methods, from waste to value: fertilizer

Jeppe Juul Petersen,
Danish Embassy in Beijing, jeppet@um.dk

China Ministry of Environment and Food/
Environmental Protection Agency
The Chinese Ministry for Water Resources, the Chinese Ministry for Environmental Protection Air pollution from cars and industry.
Water, water resources and
wastewater

Anne Jensen,
Danish Embassy in Beijing, annnje@um.dk

China

Ministry of Health/
Danish Medicines Agency
and a Danish region

Several interested parties: National Health and Family Planning Commission/
Ministry of
Human Resources and Social Security/
China Food and Drug Agency as well as several provinces

Regulation and streamlining of
pharmaceutical sector and medical equipment. Support for China’s health reforms with a view to creating equal access to healthcare and coherent treatment procedures of patients

Mads Friborg, Danish Embassy in Beijing, madfri@um.dk

 

China

City of Copenhagen/
Financial Administration/
Technical and Environmental Administration, HOFOR

Beijing Municipality/
Beijing Urban Planning Commission/
Beijing Water Authority

Urban development/
Smart City
Beijing Design
Week

Christine Anderskov, Danish Embassy in Beijing,

chrane@um.dk

 

China Danish Energy Agency, Ministry of Energy, Utilities and Climate/ Danish Energy Agency China National Energy Administration Offshore wind Anna Riis Hedegaard, Danish Embassy in Beijing, anhed@um.dk
China Danish Energy Agency, Ministry of Energy, Utilities and Climate/ Danish Energy Agency National Devleopment and Reform Commission (NDRC) & National Energy Conservation Council (NECC) District heating (clean heating) Emrah Øztunc, Danish Embassy in Beijing, emrozt@um.dk
Colombia Ministry of Environment and Food/
Danish Veterinary and Food Administration

Colombian National Institute of Surveillance of Medications and Food, Colombian Agricultural Institute

Veterinary and food safety within the pig meat sector

Esben Filt Jensen,

Danish Embassy in Bogota, esbjen@um.dk

 

Egypt Ministry of Energy, Utilities and Climate/
Danish Energy Agency
Ministry of Electricity and Renewable Energy (MERE) Development of wind energy and integration of sustainable energy in the energy supply system Kamil Kuninski, Danish Embassy in Kairo, kamkun@um.dk
Ethiopia Ministry of Energy, Utilities and Climate/
Danish Energy Agency
Ministry of Water, Irrigation and Energy, Ministry of Finance & Ethiopian Electric Power, lokale universiteter Wind energy: education of technicians and development of national standards Jens Skov-Spilling, Danish Embassy in Addis Ababa, jeskov@um.dk
Ghana Danish Maritime Authority, Danish Ministry of Industry, Business and Financial Affairs Ministry of Transport with Ghana Maritime Authority Implementing of international standards on the maritime area as well as training and capacity building

Thomas Raahauge Norup, Danish Embassy in Accra, thonor@um.dk

Ghana Aarhus Municipality and Aarhus Water Tema Metropolitan Assembly Smart city/sustainable development with a special focus on water  Ole P. Stubdrup, Danish Embassy in Accra, olestu@um.dk
Ghana Statistics Denmark Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) Strenghten official statistics and their use Danish Embassy in Accra,
India Aarhus Municipality and Aarhus Water Municipality of Udaipur, Indian state of Rajasthan, Indias 100 Smart city Programme Smart city/ sustainable urban development with a special focus on water Kamilla K. Rai, Danish Embassy in Delhi, kamrai@um.dk
India Danish Energy Agency, Ministry of Energy, Utilities and Climate Several interested parties: Ministry of Power and Coal/
Ministry of New and Renewable Energy with Indian states
Renewable energy, energy planning and integration of renewable energy into the energy supply system Stephan Enevoldsen, Danish Embassy in Delhi, steene@um.dk
India Ministry of Environment and Food/
Environmental Protection Agency
Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Gange Rejuvenation, Minstry of Drinking Water and Sanitation Environmental cooperation with focus on waster water and water ressource efficiency Danish Embassy in New Delhi
India Ministry of Industry, Business and Financial Affairs/
Danish Patent and Trademark Office
Indian Intellectual Property Office (IIPO) Strenghten protection and enforcement of intellectual property rights

Trine Bargsteen, Danish Embassy in New Delhi, trinba@um.dk

Indonesia Ministry of Energy, Utilities and Climate/
Danish Energy Agency
Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resource/
National Energy Council
Models for long-term energy planning. Sustainable energy and energy efficiency

Thomas Capral Henriksen,
Danish Embassy in Jakarta, thohen@um.dk

Indonesia Ministry of Environment and Food/ Danish Veterinary and Food Administration Ministry of Agriculture og Ministry of Health Food security in the dairy sector and nutrition Erika Torres Luquin, Danish Embassy in Jakarta, thonor@um.dk

Indonesia

 

Ministry of Environment and Food/
Environmental Protection Agency

Ministry of Environment and Forestry

Circular economy and waste management

Morten Holm van Donk,
Danish Embassy in Jakarta, mordon@um.dk

Iran

Ministry of Industry, Business and Financial Affairs/
Danish Patent and Trademark Office

Iranian Intellectual Property Office

Adaptation of
Iranian legislation to requirements for accession to the WTO.
Capacity building and protection of patents and trademarks

Terkel Borg,
Danish Embassy in Teheran, terbor@um.dk

 

Kenya Ministry of Environment and Food/
Danish Veterinary and Food Administration
Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries Food standards and
growth in dairy and vegetables to increase Kenyan exports

Henning Høy Nygaard,
Danish Embassy in Nairobi, hennyg@um.dk

Kenya Ministry of Environment and Food/
Environmental Protection Agency
Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources, Ministry of Industry and Trade Circular economy,
cleaner manufacturing, regulation and
enforcement

Jacob Fink Ferdinand,
Danish Embassy in Nairobi, jacfer@um.dk

Mexico Ministry of Health Secretariat of Health Primary health:
Communication and referral systems.
Digitalisation and telemedicine

Amila Zekovic Sheikh, 
Danish Embassy in Mexico City, amishe@um.dk

Mexico

Ministry of Environment and Food/
Danish Veterinary and Food Administration

Ministry of Agriculture/
Mexican Food Administration SENASICA

Food,
food processing,
food standards with main focus on pork

Thomas Falke Mortensen,
Danish Embassy in Mexico City, thmort@um.dk

 

Morocco Statistics Denmark Haut Commissariat au Plan Strenghten official statistics and their use Peter Vig-Jensen, Danish Embassy in Rabat, petjen@um.dk
Myanmar

Ministry of Employment/
Danish Working Environment Authority

Ministry of Labour, Immigration and Population

Labour market regulation and enforcement, working environment

Nanna Sars Schewitsch,
Danish Embassy in Yangon, nasche@um.dk

 

South Africa

Ministry of Environment and Food/
Danish Veterinary and Food Administration

Ministry of Higher Education and Science/
Danish Agency for Science and Higher Education

Department of Water and Sanitation Water resources framework and capacity, water waste, efficiency of industry water consumption

Cooperation on research and innovation concerning water financing models

Jørgen Erik Larsen,
Danish Embassy in Pretoria, joelar@um.dk

South Africa

Aarhus Municipality

City of Tshwane/
Gauteng/
Other Metropolitan Municipalities/
South African Cities Network

Smart city,
city planning/
urban development, growth and liveability,
energy/water

Kristoffer Rønde Møller,
Danish Embassy in Pretoria, krmoll@um.dk

 

Turkey

 

 

Ministry of Energy, Utilities and Climate/
Danish Energy Agency
Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources District heating and energy efficiency

Dennis Holte Skov-Albertsen,
Danish Embassy in Ankara, denalb@um.dk

Turkey Ministry of Environment and Food/
Environmental Protection Agency
Ministry of Environment and Urbanisation Waste and
resource efficiency

Dennis Holte Skov-Albertsen,
Danish Embassy in Ankara, denalb@um.dk

Vietnam Ministry of Education

Ministry of Higher Education and Science/
Danish Agency for Science and Higher Education
Ministry of Education and Training/
Ministry of Labour, Invalids and
Social Affairs
Youth education
Determining the curriculum
along with the labour market parties and introduction of company internships

Henrik Hjorth,
Danish Embassy in Hanoi, hehjor@um.dk




Vietnam

Ministry of Health
Ministry of Health and Thai Bin Province Prevention of lifestyle diseases

Mikkel Lyndrup,
Danish Embassy in Hanoi, miklyn@um.dk

Vietnam Ministry of Environment and Food/ Danish Veterinary and Food Administration Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development

Food standards within pork production. Focus on feed, medicine etc. and content control of harmful substances

Katrine Løvenbalk Lundsby,
Danish Embassy in Hanoi, kalund@um.dk

 

 

Vietnam Ministry of Environment and Food/ Environmental Protection Agency Ministry of Natural Ressources and Environment  Waste management, pollution, water resource management

Katrine Løvenbalk Lundsby,
Danish Embassy in Hanoi, kalund@um.dk

 

 


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