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From Uganda to Denmark: integration and politics in Carol Krogstrup’s story

Carol is undoubtedly one of the most eye-catching names within the integration department of Helsingør Kommune found in northern Denmark, where she currently serves as the chairperson of the integration Council. Her role here among other things, is also advising politicians at the City Council on effective integration. In her… Read More »From Uganda to Denmark: integration and politics in Carol Krogstrup’s story

3 things you need to know about beginning your next cross-sectoral partnership

Andrew Bende / ab@promentum.dk The age of the sustainable development goals (SDGs) calls for concerted efforts among global development stakeholders if we wish to follow through with a more sustainable future for all. SDG 17 calls for partnerships of all forms; they just need to be supportive of the sustainability agenda.… Read More »3 things you need to know about beginning your next cross-sectoral partnership

Coming to the Nordics uses personal stories to find a fair and refreshed perception of integration – here is how:

By Andrew Julius Bende, Daily Leader at Civil Connections Community Foundation We have for the past 1 year been implementing a project – “Coming to the Nordics”, a process through which we are proud to announce three incredibly humbling products to inspire anyone working within the migration, inclusion, and integration… Read More »Coming to the Nordics uses personal stories to find a fair and refreshed perception of integration – here is how:

Andrew J. Bende of Civil Connections discusses his approach to the UN’s 17 SDGs

This blog post first featured on the Crossing Borders Blog page but due to the growing relevance of the SDGs and leadership from the grassroots level, we found it relevant to revisit.  Civil Connections’ Director Andrew Bende discusses his approach to the UN’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals for ‘a better… Read More »Andrew J. Bende of Civil Connections discusses his approach to the UN’s 17 SDGs