NAI collaboration with Sida
NAI has collaborated with Sida in various forms over the years. The collaboration was coordinated into one program in 2009: “Poverty, Inequality, and Social Exclusion” (2009-2012; the PISE program. Albeit with particular extensions for the Gothenburg Book and Library Fair in 2010 and an additional secondment in 2011). The collaboration continued in a program aimed at strengthening research collaboration at the regional Africa level during 2013-14: “Increased research collaboration and outreach at the regional African level”. During 2014-2015 a pilot programme focusing on aid and institutional changes was conducted.
Sida - Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency
Sida is a government organization under the Swedish Foreign Ministry. Sida adminster approximately half of Sweden's budget for development aid.