Your cooperation partner: Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH

GIZ is a federal enterprise operating in international cooperation for sustainable development and international education work for over 50 years. GIZ advises the German Government, European Union and United Nations institutions, and businesses and governments of other countries.

Together with its partners, GIZ works to develop effective solutions that offer people better prospects and sustainably improve their living conditions. GIZ works in a wide variety of areas, including economic development and employment, energy and the environment, and peace and security. is part of GIZ’s service portfolio with which it offers professional support for companies investing in developing and emerging countries and develops strategies for sustainable business practices. These include developing and piloting business ideas (lab of tomorrow), embedding and scaling up projects in over 2,000 existing GIZ programmes, and implementing projects that are directly commissioned (International Services).

As a service-provider GIZ works to promote political, social and economic development processes. GIZ is active in over 120 countries, has proven market knowledge, a wealth of technical expertise and a network of offices in the field.

What does GIZ offer you as part of

GIZ works with you to develop an effective project design that meets the local conditions in the partner country. GIZ provides competent advice in all project phases and, if required, professional support with implementation on the ground. The connection to existing GIZ programmes allows your business involvement to be embedded locally in GIZ’s networks with local businesses, governments, NGOs and associations.

Partners value GIZ’s proven regional and technical expertise that links business interests with development policy goals so as to create a win-win situation for everyone involved.

For companies seeking financial support and/or technical implementation on the ground, GIZ is the right partner.

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years of experience in international cooperation for sustainable development
project countries worldwide
of all development partnerships in Africa
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