Q&A: What Sida's director-general wants to see happen in September

Carin Jämtin, director-general of the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency. Photo by: Phil Jamieson / Socialdemokraterna / CC BY-NC-ND

NEW YORK — Development finance needs better coordination, cooperation, and definitions, the director-general of the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency told Devex.

Sweden has been an active participant in discussions about development finance, and country representatives attending the Financing for Development Forum this month presented about the Swedish Investors for Sustainable Development initiative, which brings together private investors and looks at ways to push the dialogue forward.

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    Adva Saldinger is an Associate Editor at Devex, where she covers the intersection of business and international development, as well as U.S. foreign aid policy. From partnerships to trade and social entrepreneurship to impact investing, Adva explores the role the private sector and private capital play in development. A journalist with more than 10 years of experience, she has worked at several newspapers in the U.S. and lived in both Ghana and South Africa.