Study visit to Denmark on Decentralisation

Royal Danish Embassy, Hanoi, 2012


Main project features

Decentralisation policies and practice in Denmark and in Danish municipalities.

Service provided

HN Consultants sub-contracted the Local Government of Denmark (LGDK – Kommunernes Landsforening) . HN and LGDK organised a programme for the visit of 15 Vietnamese staff members and politicians from five provinces supported by Danida in Vietnam. The programme visit focused on:

  • Decentralisation policies in Denmark, and the relation between municipalities and the central government
  • Danish municipalities’ services to citizen, including “one-stop-shop” (Borgerservice) and how municipalities measure service quality. Likewise, citizens’ participation was presented.
  • Waste management in Denmark and in the municipalities.