Press releases 2015


Northern Iraq: GIZ creates new prospects for people displaced by the ‘Islamic State’


Interview opportunity: Combating poverty with vanilla

Whether it’s Yuletide biscuits, cake or chocolate – vanilla is a vital ingredient in many festive delicacies and treats.


A new neighbour for the Meander Building

GIZ to invest EUR 158 million in new building in Bonn


Interview opportunity on 'World Soil Day' – 5 December 2015

'No food without soil' - More and more arable land is losing its fertility. GIZ is working around the globe to sustainably protect soils - for example in Ethiopia


The future of energy supply

Initial results of Delphi Energy Future 2040 study presented


Interview opportunity: Fighting climate change around the globe

From energy managers in India to mangrove forests in Viet Nam, GIZ supports solutions that have far-reaching effects.


Study explores perceptions of Germany around the world

179 people in 26 countries were interviewed for the study


GIZ in countries of the Western Balkans – job prospects on site and in Germany

Media reporting on the topic of refugees often concerns people from countries in the Western Balkans.


Head to the USA after training

Apply now and spend a year in the USA with the Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange Programme (CBYX)!


Rund vier Millionen Euro für erfolgreiche Entwicklungspolitik

Drei Jahre gelungene Kooperation zwischen Landesregierung und GIZ


Expanding joint activities: DLR and GIZ to step up cooperation

The cooperation aims to bridge the gap between research and tried and tested application.


Supporting refugees, protecting the climate, addressing the skills shortage – strong growth in demand for GIZ’s services

The business volume 2014 broke the two billion euro barrier.


GIZ inaugurates its ‘Meander Building’ – a new highlight for the international city of Bonn

The building was constructed in line with the latest environmental standards.


Scholarships for Asia

All roads lead to Asia


Internships in the USA

Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange Programme: apply now for a year abroad in the USA!


Bonn Conference for Global Transformation: sustainability reloaded

At the Bonn conference series on sustainable development, international experts such as Jeffrey Sachs, Klaus Töpfer and Claudia Roth will be joined by people who run pioneering start-ups around the world.


Empowering women within the company: GIZ signs Women’s Empowerment Principles

More than 860 well-known companies around the world have already signed the Principles.


Nepalese silversmiths exhibit for the first time at Munich’s Inhorgenta Exhibition

From 20 to 23 February 2015, eleven jewellery manufacturers from Nepal will be showing their hand-crafted collections for the first time in the Nepalese Pavilion at Munich’s Inhorgenta Exhibition.


Bonn Conference for Global Transformation 2015: register now!

New international conference series for sustainable action begins on 12 and 13 May


Easy access to project data

GIZ helps realise international transparency standards


Agricultural, viticultural and horticultural internships in the USA

The current call for applications opened at the start of the year.


Interview opportunity: Haiti, five years on from the earthquake

GIZ has been providing extensive assistance in Haiti following the severe earthquake on 12 January 2010

„Wirkung messen – Zu Wirkung beitragen“: Neuer Evaluierungsbericht der GIZ liegt vor

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