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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.

Settlement for returnees
In the late 1990s, large numbers of refugees were living in the town of Düren in the German federal state of North Rhine-Westphalia after fleeing their homes in Bosnia as a result of the war. A look back at a project and its results
Make it in Hamburg!
A project which promotes the integration of foreign ­experts is benefiting both jobseekers and employers.
Pioneers with prospects
There is a shortage of geriatric nurses in Germany. In Viet Nam many young people cannot find work.
Occupational health and safety
Mongolian representatives travelled to Oslo and Berlin to find out how to make jobs safer and healthier.
Sharing knowledge in Thailand
Brought together by a volunteer programme, financial experts from Deutsche Bank are supporting rice farmers.
‘Tremendous challenge’
Minister Gerd Müller talks about the global refugee crisis.

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Europe