Press releases 2016


A spark of hope: Helping people build a future for themselves in North Iraq

The German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development has assisted more than 57,000 people from Syria and North Iraq to build a future for themselves. More than 35,000 of them have been supported through employment measures provided by GIZ.


Opportunities at home

The Centre for International Migration and Development (CIM) provides advice on local career opportunities in Kosovo, Serbia and Albania.


United Nations' Biodiversity Conference in Mexico: Mainstreaming biodiversity for well-being

On behalf of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development and the Federal Environment Ministry, the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH is supporting the Mexican Government in maintaining the country's biological diversity.


Health care for Malawi, not donations for the US election campaign

Improved health services for 500,000 people in cooperation with the Clinton Development Initiative in Malawi.


GIZ supports new urban mobility initiative in developing countries and emerging economies

The new initiative „MobiliseYourCity“ for sustainable urban mobility was presented at the climate change conference in Morocco.


Internship in the USA for agricultural, winemaking and horticultural experts

Applications are still being accepted


GIZ supports Morocco in implementing its climate goals

Morocco – the host country of this year’s United Nations Climate Change Conference – has set ambitious climate goals. On behalf of the German Federal Government, the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit is supporting the country in implementing these goals.


GIZ accredited by Green Climate Fund

The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH can now apply for financing from the fund for projects with a total volume of up to USD 250 million.


An ultra modern building for peace and security

German Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel is today officially opening the new Peace and Security Building of the African Union in Ethiopia.


Interview opportunity regarding the UN Habitat III Conference: Making the megacity Cairo a sustainable and pleasant place to live

The third United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development from 17 to 20 October 2016 in Quito


Experience abroad to help kick-start your career

Dream? Opportunity? Adventure? Internship in the USA


World Water Week interview opportunity: How religion is helping to conserve water resources in Jordan

World Water Week from 28 August to 2 September in Stockholm


Apply now and gain initial professional experience in Asia

Elite career promotion programme


GIZ: current focus on the challenges presented by the refugee crisis

EUR 587 million to support refugees


Jordan – using religion to save water

An increasing population needs an increasing amount of water, so religious water ambassadors are preaching about how to use this scarce resource sparingly


Job prospects create an incentive to stay: GIZ is promoting employment in Tunisia and Morocco


Environment Week in Berlin – Producing cold with sunlight

So Cool: Environment Week in Berlin – The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH is helping Jordan keep cool by using the sun


Scholarships for Asia

All roads lead to Asia


Tackling poaching effectively in Africa and Asia

The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH is supporting the fight against poaching in Africa and targeting illegal trade chains in Asia.


Merck and GIZ cooperate in Africa

Participants of the lab of tomorrow jointly develop business ideas to improve the access to medical treatment in Kenya.


Support for studying and internships in the USA

Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange: apply now for a stay in the USA!


Laying the foundations for sustainable cooperation around the world

Foundation stone laid for new GIZ building - GIZ continues to invest in Bonn


49th Annual Meeting of the Asian Development Bank in Frankfurt

GIZ stand in hall 5.1 presents innovative solutions to improve living conditions worldwide


Interview opportunity a year after the earthquake in Nepal on 25 April

Earthquake at the top of the world – one year on – Temporary accommodation, health stations, and bricklaying courses: GIZ provided extensive support following the earthquake in Nepal and is now promoting reconstruction.


GIZ’s magazine akzente now has its own website

Reports from the magazine now online and also available as app


Praktikum in den USA für Fachkräfte aus Landwirtschaft, Wein- und Gartenbau

Bewerbungen sind noch möglich


Renewable energies will take the global lead until 2040

Launch of the international Future study Delphi Energy Future 2040


Rural tourism drives economic development in the ‘Accursed Mountains’

The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH is promoting soft tourism in Albania


Defying drought

The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH is supporting farmers and pastoralists in Ethiopia in protecting their supply of food and income through periods of drought.


Coffee and honey protect biodiversity and generate incomes in Ethiopia

GIZ unveils development partnerships with Original Food and Tuchel & Sohn at the BIOFACH Trade Fair for Organic Food in Nuremberg

GIZ: Herausforderungen der Flüchtlingskrise aktuell im Fokus

Berliner Woche der Umwelt � mit Sonnenlicht K�lte erzeugen

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