Publishing details

Publishing details

Publisher: Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH

Registered offices
Bonn and Eschborn, Germany

Friedrich-Ebert-Allee 32 + 36
53113 Bonn, Germany
Phone: +49 228 44 60-0
Fax: +49 228 44 60-17 66

Dag-Hammarskjöld-Weg 1-5
65760 Eschborn
Phone: +49 61 96 79-0
Fax: +49 61 96 79-11 15


Dr Sabine Tonscheidt, Director of Corporate Communications

Registered at
Local court (Amtsgericht) Bonn, Germany: HRB 18384
Local court (Amtsgericht) Frankfurt am Main, Germany: HRB 12394

VAT no.
DE 113891176

Chairman of the Supervisory Board
Martin Jäger

Management Board
Tanja Gönner (Chair of the Management Board)
Ingrid-Gabriela Hoven
Thorsten Schäfer-Gümbel


Responsible: Ute Schaeffer, Director of Media and Public Relations and GIZ Spokesperson (GIZ)

Content concept an editing: GIZ: Nicole Annette Mueller (chief editor); Fazit Communication GmbH: Sabrina Pfost (project managment), Friederike Bauer, Brigitte Spitz

Project coordination website: GIZ: Stefan Demming; Fazit Communication GmbH: Michael Klein

Content Management: Fazit Communication GmbH

All images: GIZ unless otherwise stated

All illustrations: Elliot Beaumont

Articles by individual authors do not necessarily reflect the opinions of the publishers.

The maps are for information purposes only and do not constitute recognition under international law of boundaries and territories. GIZ provides no assurance that these maps are up-to-date, correct or complete and accepts no responsibility for loss or damage arising directly or indirectly from their use.

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