Press kit

ANNUAL PRESS CONFERENCE 2018

The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH is committed to improving the living conditions of millions of women, men and children across the globe on behalf of the German Government. For people to have a good quality of life, they also need a job that enables them to feed themselves and their families. Because employment shapes futures, as emphasised by Tanja Gönner, Chair of the GIZ Management Board, at the company’s annual press conference in Berlin. The growing importance of international cooperation is also reflected in GIZ’s business figures: in 2017, the company’s business volume increased by almost seven per cent to around EUR 2.6 billion. This press kit contains the Integrated Company Report 2017, the speech given by the Chair of the Management Board and the corresponding press release.

Annual press conference 2017

Crisis prevention and stabilisation are becoming increasingly important in the work of the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH. People need access, for instance, to properly functioning state services, to food and health care, and to education and employment. As Chair of the GIZ Management Board Tanja Gönner stated at the annual press conference in Berlin, international cooperation is vital in this context. This is also reflected in GIZ’s business figures. The business volume for 2016 stood at EUR 2.4 billion, a 14 per cent year-on-year increase. This pack contains the 2016 Integrated Company Report, the speech given by the Chair of the Management Board and the press release.

Annual press conference 2016

Annual press conference 2015

The services of the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH are in high demand, as Tanja Gönner, Chair of the GIZ Management Board, noted during the annual press conference in Berlin. In 2014, the company’s business volume reached EUR 2.03 billion – an increase of EUR 100 million compared with 2013. This pack contains the Integrated Company Report 2014, the speech given by the Chair of the Management Board and the press release.

Annual press conference 2014

Three years after the company began operating as GIZ, it has become more of a global player than ever in international cooperation, as Tanja Gönner, Chair of the Management Board, reported at the annual press conference in Berlin. In 2013, the company’s business volume was EUR 1.9 billion. This press pack contains the Company Report 2013, the speech given by the Chair of the Management Board and the press release.

Annual press conference 2013

At the annual press conference in Berlin, Tanja Gönner, Chair of the GIZ Management Board, said she was very pleased with developments over the past year. In 2012 the company’s business volume was EUR 2.1 billion. In this press kit you will find a copy of the 2012 Company Report, the speech given by the Chair of the Management Board and a press release summing up the main points.

Annual press conference 2012

At the annual press conference in Berlin, Chairman of the GIZ Management Board Bernd Eisenblätter said he was very satisfied with GIZ’s first year. In 2011, the company achieved a record business volume of two billion euros, a year-on-year increase of 10%. This press kit contains the speech given by the Chairman of the Management Board and a press release summarising the most important points.

Pressemappe Ukraine

Die GIZ informiert über ihr Engagement vor, während und nach der EM in der Ukraine in dieser Pressemappe. Einzelne Projekte werden hier ausführlich vorgestellt. Zu jedem Thema stehen interessierten Redaktionen GIZ-Experten für Interviews zur Verfügung.