News archive 2019

Ukraine: A new home in their own country Mauritania: secure surfing to safeguard human rights Human security: how can stability and development be achieved in uncertain times? Crime in the Western Balkans: cross-border policing and judiciary work Diversity pays off Algeria: Natural cosmetics sourced from protected areas and produced by women Guatemala: speaking out for human rights and against violence Goliath chickens in Benin: creating new jobs in rural Africa Providing skilled support – as a refugee expert in Pakistan Kyrgyzstan: new skills to use back home New member of the GIZ Management Board Helping the climate: joining forces for sustainable rice Creating arable land behind weirs in Ethiopia Kenya: Waste recycling experts Throwaway lifestyles – the global waste crisis and its impact World Water Week: India revives traditional methods to tackle water scarcity Mexico and El Salvador: Energy expertise made in Germany Blockchain technology: New solutions for sustainable development Learning in nature, green building and sustainable action Searching for Mexico’s disappeared Rwanda: into the future with modern training and job placement Voting advice application and public procurement platforms create digital transparency Free trade for Africa’s economy Training in Central America using technology from Chemnitz Global action for climate change mitigation Turkey: schools and sports are forging bonds between Syrians and local people Uganda: Equality before the law – and in practice Support for the relatives Clean clothes New sectors, new opportunities: women are conquering the tech sector From drawing board to market entry: ideas from the Innovation Fund More energy, more climate change mitigation: India backs solar power Jobs instead of migration: Young people in Cameroon Modern teacher training in Afghanistan Valuable waste: recycling in a Jordanian refugee camp Sri Lanka: Looking back and to the future Thorsten Schäfer-Gümbel is the new third Managing Director at GIZ Prospects for Cambodia’s poorest More jobs, better prospects: opportunities for refugees and the local population Solar energy in Tunisia: vocational training for experts China: perspectives of a world power International Women’s Day: women behind the wheel in Ghana Digital tools improve transparency Dialogue on African Security at the Munich Security Conference From Germany to Tanzania: working for the world’s future Fruit and vegetables in Ghana: better quality boosts income Opportunities for young people: more jobs, better jobs International Green Week 2019: fair products for better prospects More responsibility, higer expectations