End of Dutch development aid to India
Wageningen projects in India hang in the balance
The Indian government recently requested the Dutch government to bring its
direct development assistance to an end. The Dutch minister of development
cooperation Agnes van Ardenne, has indicated that she is happy for India to
take over the current aid programmes. The abrupt end to the aid
relationship may have consequences for a number of Wageningen projects.
“The news was a bit of an unexpected blow for us,