Sustainable Rural Areas

OBJECTIVE The German Federal Ministry of Economic Development and Cooperation has positioned itself with current concepts and proven approaches for sustainable rural areas. COUNTRYGlobal DURATION01 Aug 2018 - 31 Jul 2021 Commission AgencyBMZ CONTACT PERSON Dr. Marc Nolting marc.nolting@giz.de

Strengthening capacities of international Centers for Agricultural Research through recruiting integrated experts

OBJECTIVE integrated experts with European expertise enable selected agricultural research institutes and members of CGIAR and AIRCA networks to build up or optimize organizational structures, internal procedures and networks as well as t o qualify their staff. COUNTRYGlobal DURATIONDec 2016 - Sep 2020 Commission AgencyBMZ CONTACT PERSON Mr. Ulrich Lepel ulrich.lepel@giz.de

BMU ICI Project REDDplus Himalaya

OBJECTIVE The forest policy and international frameworks for socially and environmentally sound REDD readiness are improved in at least three of the four participating Himalayan states. COUNTRYAsia DURATIONDec 2013 - Dec 2020 Commission Agency BMUV CONTACT PERSON Mr. Kai Windhorst kai.windhorst@giz.de

Strengthening the Climate Governance of Indonesia

OBJECTIVE Demand-oriented adaptation initatives - financing solutions have improved the implementation of the indian NDC contributions. COUNTRYIndonesia DURATION01 May 2017 - 31 Jan 2021 Commission Agency BMUV CONTACT PERSON MR. PHILIPP SCHUKAT philipp.schukat@giz.de

Land Use Planning and Management

OBJECTIVE The project’s main topics include: Land Use Policies Spatial Planning Instruments Organizational Development / Cooperation Model Human Capacity Development PROJECT DESCRIPTION Within the Indo-German Partnership, the “Land Use Planning and Management Project” by GIZ, the Ministry of Rural Development and the two State Governments of Tamil Nadu and Odisha aims to improve the general culture...

Sector Programme Soil Policy and Land Management

OBJECTIVE The project aims to: provide technical and conceptual advice on international (EU, FAO, World Bank, SDGs, etc.) and national processes and agendas together with partners from the academia, the civil society and the private sector (TU München, University of Marburg, various NGOs, consultants, etc.) interact within strong networks and supports initiatives...

Sector Programme Sustainability Governance in Global Value Chains

OBJECTIVE The programme aims to: strive for more sustainable supply chains in selected sectors (palm oil, cocoa, sugar commodities, fishery) utilise ‘Sustainability standards Comparison Tool’ to assess and compare sustainability standards PROGRAMME DESCRIPTION The programme hosts several multi-stakeholder initiatives and activities. It strives for more sustainable supply chains in selected sectors (palm oil, cacao,...