Development policy and development cooperation - Ministry for Foreign Affairs
Development policy and development cooperation
Development policy is an important part of Finland's foreign and security policy. Development cooperation is one means to implement the policy. Development cooperation provides millions of people with a chance for a better life.
Agenda 2030 – Sustainable Development Goals
The 2030 Agenda includes 17 different goals that are related to sustainable development. These goals are to be met by 2030. Finland is committed to reaching them both at home and in its international cooperation. Finland’s development cooperation supports this commitment.
Tell us about any alleged misuse in development cooperation
We take all suspicions of misuse of Finnish development cooperation funds seriously. You can report any suspicions about the misuse through our service. Misuse may be due to carelessness or lack of professional skills, be deliberate or even consist of actions or negligence that fulfill the elements of a criminal offence.