Press releases 2018


Interviews to mark International Migrants Day

Migration as a driver of development: how GIZ supports experts working in their countries of origin.


BMW, BASF and Samsung launch a project for sustainable cobalt mining

As part of a cross-industry initiative, the companies BMW Group, BASF SE, Samsung SDI and Samsung Electronics have launched a joint cobalt pilot project in the Democratic Republic of the Congo


Adaptation to climate change in Vietnam with mangroves and rice

How GIZ is supporting climate change adaptation in Viet Nam with mangroves and rice


Rapid response from the air: medicines successfully delivered using a parcel drone in East Africa

Drone manufacturer Wingcopter, DHL and the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH complete successful pilot project. More than 180 take-offs and landings, over 2,200 km flown and roughly 2,000 flight minutes recorded.


Supporting careers, broadening horizons: enhance your CV with a USA experience

German-American Internship Programme 2018


Last chance to apply for a US exchange

A year in the USA for vocational training graduates


Crisis and famine: GIZ faces immense challenges in Mali


AFRIKA KOMMT! – 10 years of successful economic development between Germany and Africa


ʻShaping futures through employment’: a focus on job prospects in Africa

GIZ’s business volume increased by around seven per cent in 2017


Apply now and gain initial professional experience in the United States

Internship and college - Young professionals spend a year in the land of opportunity


Apply now and gain initial professional experience in the United States

Internship and college - Young professionals spend a year in the land of opportunity


Germany in the Eyes of the World: Assumption of leadership role is a clear wish

GIZ publishes the results of the third global survey


Interviews to mark International Nurses Day on 12 May 2018: Nursing staff for Germany: GIZ and German Federal Employment Agency recruit 1,300 specialists from abroad


Facebook posts by employees: GIZ takes disciplinary action

At the end of March, Facebook posts by GIZ employees came to light that were criticised as anti-Semitic. The company’s response was prompt.


State Secretary Jäger appointed new Chair of the GIZ Supervisory Board

Appointment takes effect on 13 April 2018


Preuß to move to the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung

The recruitment process is under way


Supporting careers, broadening horizons: USA experience gives your CV the edge

German-American Internship Programme 2018


Campus Kottenforst officially opened: Bonn-Röttgen now home to GIZ training for experts in global sustainable development

The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH today officially opened its new training centre in Bonn-Röttgen. Also known as ‘Campus Kottenforst’, the centre prepares experts and managers in international cooperation for their professional roles.


Interview opportunity - Forgotten crisis: GIZ is supporting more than one million people in eastern Ukraine


‘Knowing what works’: GIZ publishes its latest evaluation report


Cornelia Richter takes up new post at United Nations agency

From 1 February 2018, GIZ Managing Director Cornelia Richter is taking up a new post as Vice-President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development in Rome.


Agriculture, viticulture and horticulture internships in the USA

Applications still being accepted

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