Contact Point Denmark

The Contact Point Denmark consists of Gorm Casper (who takes care of the partnership with RC Sonderburg in RC Flensburg) and Dr. Ulrich Kumme (who takes care of the partnership with RC Roskilde in RC Hildesheim, which has already existed for 50 years), who are happy to arrange contacts for interested parties outside the Rotarian networks, projects and topics in Denmark.

Key data about Denmark
Denmark is about 43,000 kmĀ² in size and has a coastline of almost 7,400 km as well as more than 400 islands. In the metropolitan area of the capital Copenhagen live about 1.4 million of the total 5.9 million inhabitants of Denmark and only three other cities have more than 100,000 inhabitants: Aarhus, Aalborg and Odense.

Denmark is a constitutional monarchy with a history of more than a thousand years, making it the oldest in Europe. The country has a representative parliamentary system of government with a head of government (prime minister) and the head of state Queen Margrethe II. The Kingdom of Denmark also includes two autonomous territories in the Atlantic Ocean that are not members of the European Union: the Faroe Islands and Greenland. Denmark itself has been a member of the EU (or previously the EEC) since 1973. Its most important trading partner is Germany.

Denmark is a founding member of NATO. Currency is the Danish Krone.

Rotary has a network of approximately 9,000 active members in Denmark, spread across 252 clubs in five districts, living the Rotary values. Danish Rotarians address each other as comrades.

A current map of the clubs can be found here:

If you are interested in partnerships with Danish Rotary clubs, the contact point will be happy to assist you!

Gorm Casper

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