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akzente provides insight into local engagement. GIZ’s expertise is in demand around the world. Together with its partners, it works in over 130 countries to offer people prospects and improve their living conditions over the long term.

A question of trust
Germany supports police forces in the Palestinian territories to deliver a professional, community-oriented service.
Living after the disaster
In April 2013, the Rana Plaza textile factory in Bangladesh collapsed, killing more than 1,100 people.
A fresh start
To help more people into work, GIZ has teamed up with its partners in Lebanon to offer a series of intensive training courses.
Water music
Correct hand-washing techniques save children’s lives. In the Lao PDR, South-East Asia, hygiene training has been integrated into everyday school life – to make sure that children stay healthy.
Let’s go hiking
For many people, the mention of Jordan evokes images of the Dead Sea, the sandstone city of Petra and desert adventures in Wadi Rum. But this kingdom has even more to offer.
Five perspectives
Public debate about China is often characterised by superlatives and clichés. akzente asked five experts to present their views.

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