• Key news

  • Maghreb cities network: democracy from the bottom up

    Political participation begins at local level. Local programmes are strengthening democracy in the Maghreb by developing citizen-friendly services in cities and supporting exchange and dialogue between municipalities.
  • Poor, rich Mozambique – the future lies in education

    GIZ at work: Mozambique is booming. And yet a large tranche of the population remains poor, unable to profit from their own country’s wealth of resources. In an interview with rbb Inforadio, GIZ Country Director Lorenz Petersen talks about the current situation and what is being done to improve it.
  • Sound business all round

    Jobs and an economic upturn, not just in the oil sector: A project to stimulate growth and employment is improving conditions for Nigeria’s enterprises and citizens.