International work

Danish People’s Aid actively helps poor and marginalized people around the world as well as victims of both manmade and natural disasters.

Prevention and first-aid

We offer tailor-made first-aid classes designed for you – whether you need an individual or company solution.

Voluntary social work

Helping thousands of socially and economically disadvantaged Danes – children as well as elderly - is a cornerstone in Danish People’s Aid.


Recycling is smart and environmentally friendly. It gets even smarter, when recycling is able to help vulnerable families and promote voluntary work.

Danish People’s Aid is upgrading COVID-19 efforts in Afghanistan

July 8, 2020

For the first time in several years, Danish People’s Aid activated their disaster preparedness in Afghanistan when the corona pandemic broke out. Now the humanitarian organization can upgrade its efforts with an additional grant of 4 million DKK from Danida, the Augustinus Foundation and their own disaster fund. The help includes training local health teams and distribution of hygiene kits and focuses on citizens who are particularly vulnerable to the virus.


The Danish Minister of Development will focus Denmark’s aid further on Africa

June 26, 2020

INTERVIEW: Denmark must invest even more strongly in Africa and focus its efforts on wind, water, education and democracy. The money must be found in Asia, says Danish Minister of Development Rasmus Prehn, who at the same time states that development assistance will fall next year.


AFGHANISTAN: COVID-19 emergency response is at full speed – with great success

June 3, 2020

Danish People’s Aid, together with a number of local partners, launched an emergency response to the spread of covid-19 in the country back in March. The emergency services are now in the process of establishing the effort, and the first milestones have been reached.