Social development

akzente reports on GIZ’s work. In seven different thematic areas ranging from economic development and employment promotion to environment and energy to strengthening freedom and security, it offers solutions to complex challenges..

Some progress, more work ahead
In the past two decades, the world has made major progress in many areas.
A passion to teach
In Afghanistan there is a shortage of well-qualified vocational school teachers. A reform is now improving prospects.
An app to improve safety
Violence against women is a major problem in Latin America. Companies are providing support in order to achieve change.
Modern teaching in Guinea
Through remedial classes for pupils and trainings for teachers, the quality of teaching in Guinea has improved.
More time to live
Nowadays, people are living longer – and this trend can be observed all over the world.
‘We have to reach young people’
Latanya Mapp Frett, Executive Director of Planned Parenthood Global, about the right to family planning

Social development

Social development