Current Topics

Born out of the coronavirus crisis, the Team Europe concept now serves as a blueprint for EU-wide development cooperation.
How GIZ colleagues are experiencing working from home.


Human security

In a fragile country like Mali, greater stability is only possible if foreign, development, security and environmental policies are integrated with one another in the long term.
Germany supports police forces in the Palestinian territories to deliver a professional, community-oriented service.
Interview with Chantal de Jonge Oudraat, President of the network Women In International Security
In today’s world, war and weapons are no longer seen as the biggest dangers.
Essay by US security expert Mathew Burrows about Human security.
A guest column by State Secretary Martin Jäger


Technical and vocational education and training

Making integration work – by providing joint technical and vocational education and training (TVET) for refugees and Ethiopians. An interview with Tobias Erbert, Manager of the Qualifications and Employment Perspectives for Refugees and Host Communities in Ethiopia (QEP) project. 

Perspectives Ethiopia

In Ethiopia, refugees and Ethiopians learn together and put what they have learned into practice. Four people share their story.

In Focus: Cities

Cities - laboratories of the future