Security, reconstruction and peace

Our strength lies in linking short-term aid with long-term prospects. In the security sector, we support the demobilisation and reintegration of ex-combatants and provide advice on the build up and reform of capable, democratically legitimate and monitored institutions.

A question of trust
Germany supports police forces in the Palestinian territories to deliver a professional, community-oriented service.
‘It’s not just wrong, it’s stupid’
Interview with Chantal de Jonge Oudraat, President of the network Women In International Security
Two steps forward, one step back
Essay by US security expert Mathew Burrows about Human security.
‘No reason for doom-mongering’
A guest column by State Secretary Martin Jäger
Disappeared, but not forgotten
In Colombia, more than 80,000 people are believed to be missing. Families want certainty about the fate of their loved ones.
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.

Security, reconstruction and peace

Security, reconstruction and peace