Development Cooperation Programme
The work of Fida aims at sustainable development in developing countries through transformed people and transformed communities.
Fida's basic tasks are
- Development cooperation
- Humanitarian aid
- Child sponsorship
- Development information and education
- Training both in Finland and in target countries
Fida has a partnership agreement with the Ministry for Foreign affairs of Finland (MFA). Funded by MFA, Fida carries out 41 development cooperation projects in 24 countries (2016-17) together with its local partners. Fida's development work is estimated to reach over 1.5 million people annually.
The Fida Development Cooperation Programme 2016-2017 works in seven regions and is administered by a global support programme.
Follow the links to read more on the regional programmes (depictions 2017):