Objectives of Swedish Development Cooperation

The aim of Sweden's Policy for Global Development is to help bring about equitable and sustainable global development. The aim of Swedish development cooperation is to help create conditions that will enable poor people to improve thier lives. Cooperation is to be based on the two objectives of the Policy for Global Development: the human rights perspective and the perspective of poor people on development.

The specific objectives of Swedish development cooperation with the West Bank and Gaza are:

  • To promote peacebuilding and the peace process.

  • To promote democratic Palestinian state-building.