NCF has directly benefitted 1.4 million people across Africa, Asia and Latin America. The results report covers aggregated results from the overall NCF portfolio, including both active and completed projects and lessons learned.
The Board of Directors has approved a new Gender Policy for NEFCO. The policy confirms NEFCO’s commitment to the shared goals and objectives of its owner countries in promoting gender equality and the Nordic countries’ role as a leading example in delivering on the Sustainable Development Goals that call for gender-responsive approaches
The Finnish company Fortum Environmental construction has started the sample taking at the Krasny Bor landfill. Fortum is taking samples from the open lagoons at the landfill this week, which will then be transported to the laboratory in Riihimäki, Finland, for analysis.
NEFCO has signed agreements with 11 Nordic small and medium-sized enterprises for the co-financing of feasibility studies aimed at internationalisation. The projects approved will receive a total of EUR 350,000 in funding.
NEFCO has signed loan agreements with seven Ukrainian cities, Balakliya, Bila Tserkva, Baranivka, Chortkiv, Kamianske, Pokrov and Pryluki, to implement energy-saving measures. The signed agreements total EUR 2.36 million.
Norway decided at the end of last year to contribute an additional NOK 37 million, approx. EUR 3.8 million, for new projects to be financed in 2018.