State and economic reforms

Strengthening the state in serving citizens, democratisation, fair economic and taxation policies, and respect for human rights .

Engagement in fragile contexts and conflict prevention

It is estimated that worldwide more than 40 states are beset by violence and conflict, affecting a total population of some 1.5 billion.

Climate change, disaster risk reduction and natural resources

Strengthen the resilience of the rural population to climate change and other natural threats. Develop capacities for the sustainable management of soil, water and forests, promoting the adoption of technologies and supporting the resolution of conflicts around natural resources.