Federal Ministry of Health
GIZ has also been commissioned directly by the Ministry to implement projects on HIV prevention in Ukraine, drug policy in Central Asia, global health policy, and the reform of the World Health Organization (WHO). For example, with EU grant funding GIZ is working with partners from seven other EU Member States on collecting data on drug abuse in Central Asia and, as part of a pilot project in the region, is setting up a system to provide treatment for drug users and prevent addiction. In addition, GIZ advises the German Government on the development of its global health strategy and facilitates its dialogue with civil society.
GIZ’s services and thematic priorities
GIZ can provide the Federal Ministry of Health with a wide range of international cooperation services to support the attainment of its policy goals: