Today the government has consulted with the parliament in the Foreign Policy Committee regarding a strengthened Danish contribution to the fight against the terrorist organization Da’esh
With 70 successful investment projects and 1700 jobs created, 2015 was the best year to date for Invest in Denmark.
At yesterday's meeting in the counter-ISIL/ Daesh coalition in Rome, Minister for Foreign Affairs Kristian Jensen informed the coalition about Denmark’s decision to contribute DKK 28.5 million to combat the inflow of foreign fighters to ISIL/ Daesh, cut off ISIL/ Daesh’s sources of funding and counteract ISIL/ Daesh propaganda.
Minister for Foreign Affairs, Kristian Jensen, launches a new strategy for Denmark’s continued engagement in South Sudan (2016-2018). The focus is on supporting peace, security and better living standards for the millions of South Sudanese suffering under the conflict.
Denmark is the least corrupt country in the world according to Transparency International's study of corruption perception worldwide. No bribery and an open and well-functioning public sector have placed Denmark in top of the ranking since the first study in 1995.
Speaking points used by Danish Minister for Foreign Affairs Mr. Kristian Jensen and Danish Minister for Immigration, Integration and Housing Mrs. Inger Støjberg at the European Parliament Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs (LIBE) on 25 January 2016.
Statement by Kristian Jensen, Minister for Foreign Affairs, on the terror attack in Burkina Faso.
A new Danish agricultural investment fund will ensure a higher quantity and quality of food in developing countries.