The Danida Programme Office in Hargeisa became operational in August 2012.
The purpose of the office is to strengthen the implementation and monitoring of the increasing Danish development portfolio for Somaliland, Puntland and South Central.
The Danida Programme Office refers to the Danish Embassy in Nairobi, Kenya.
The office will establish close working relationships with a host of other institutions and organizations, including relevant partners in the three areas of Somalia that cover Somaliland and Puntland. Examples of these are the Somaliland Ministry of National Planning and Development and Ministry of Foreign Affairs, other national authorities and partners, and international and national NGOs.