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Algeria is rich in biological diversity. The coastal regions in the north are home to many rare delights.
BMZ State Secretary Dr Maria Flachsbarth explains why we need a holistic approach in order to prevent pandemics.
Improvements to state schools in Lebanon show the way forward in sustainable education for all.



Germany is helping to strengthen Lebanon’s public education system so that children of all ages can continue learning even during times of crisis.
In the years before COVID-19, the global community made great strides in education. Some of that progress is now at risk. We take a closer look.
South Africa-based education and science writer Megan Lindow explains how education can make societies fit for the challenges ahead.
Alice Albright about the significance of learning and why children cannot wait to get back to school.
Using the crisis in education as an opportunity to rethink and modernise – that is the order of the day, and GIZ’s aim. A column by Michael Holländer.



Windhoek Lager, brewed in Namibia’s capital Windhoek, is one of Africa’s most popular beers. Produced in line with Germany’s beer purity law, top quality is just as important as sustainability.

Report Namibia

The bush is spreading in the expanses of Namibia. A visit to the north east of the country reveals how thorny twigs are turned into animal feed.

Healthy eating = greater opportunities