About GIZ (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit GmbH)
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH is a federal enterprise with operations around the globe. It supports the German Government in the fields of international cooperation for sustainable development and international education. GIZ supports people and societies in shaping their own futures and improving their living conditions. www.giz.de/en
The partnership is implemented under the framework of the develoPPP.de program. develoPPP.de was set up by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) to foster the involvement of the private sector at the point where business opportunities and development policy initiatives intersect. Through the develoPPP.de programme, BMZ provides companies investing in developing and emerging countries with financial and professional support.