ICEIDA: Effect of new Act discussed in a Country Directors´ meeting

9.1.2009

09.01.2009

The new Act on Icelandic ODA and their effect on ICEIDA operations were among topics on the agenda in the yearly, two days meeting of ICEIDA Country Directors, held this week. This time, the meeting was held here in Iceland with country directors from Iceland’s six partner countries participating, in addition to representatives from the head office in Reykjavík.

Other topics discussed at the meeting were the prospects for ICEIDA in 2009 and the forthcoming years, manual on filing, new recruitment process and training of new personnel, the exit from Sri Lanka, but as is known it has been decided to terminate development cooperation in Sri Lanka this year.

Last Country Directors´ meeting was held just over a year ago in Kampala, Uganda and the previous one before that in Maputo, Mozambique.