Economic development and employment

We advise on economic policy and work with our partners to develop solutions for private sector promotion, and local, poverty-oriented financial systems to give everyone an opportunity to share the benefits of economic growth.

Albanian treasures
To find out more about conserving historical sites and developing craft skills, we visited a building site in the World Heritage town of Berat in Albania.
Lush harvest
Ukraine is forging ahead with decentralisation, which is also designed to stimulate economic development in smaller communities. A visit to Central Ukraine’s apple orchards
Building up hope
Simple ideas are turning around the lives of refugees and local people in northern Iraq following the end of terror in the country.
Our job: to promote decent work
GIZ promotes employment around the world – often delivering rapid results.
‘Africa is on the rise’
Onyeche Tifase is convinced that unemployment in Africa can be addressed through knowledge and the right financial support.
New ways to tackle the global jobs crisis
World Bank economist David Robalino describes the fight against rising unemployment.

Economic development and employment

Economic development and employment