Friday, November 16, 2018

Carlsson fires Sida chief

In a dramatic move, the Swedish government has sacked Anders Nordström, the Director General of its main aid agency, Sida. The government refers to the lack of financial control at the agency as the main reason for taking action, but the change in leadership follows a long-running power struggle between Development Minister Gunilla Carlsson and top management at Sida.

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