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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.

  • Why drones are joining chickens and bees in boosting biodiversity. A visit to the Núñez family farm in the Dominican Republic.
  • An excursion to the area surrounding the La Tigra ­Rainforest Lodge in Costa Rica illustrates how many ­people are working together in the interests of nature conservation – the private sector is also doing its bit for the green recovery.
  • BMZ State Secretary Dr Maria Flachsbarth explains why we need a holistic approach in order to prevent pandemics.
  • Activist Passy Mubalama campaigns in eastern Congo against extremism and violence and for women’s rights – with the support of the iDove network.
  • Why drones are joining chickens and bees in boosting biodiversity. A visit to the Núñez family farm in the Dominican Republic.
  • An excursion to the area surrounding the La Tigra ­Rainforest Lodge in Costa Rica illustrates how many ­people are working together in the interests of nature conservation – the private sector is also doing its bit for the green recovery.
  • Improvements to state schools in Lebanon show the way forward in sustainable education for all.
  • In northern Mali, women smallholders are providing good and healthy food. They are enhancing not only their income, but also their standing in the community.
  • When the Assad regime in Syria reacted violently to the reform movement inspired by the Arab Spring, hundreds of thousands fled to Jordan. Two inspiring Syrian women share their stories of starting afresh.
  • Germany is helping to strengthen Lebanon’s public education system so that children of all ages can continue learning even during times of crisis.
  • In the years before COVID-19, the global community made great strides in education. Some of that progress is now at risk. We take a closer look.
  • South Africa-based education and science writer Megan Lindow explains how education can make societies fit for the challenges ahead.
  • An excursion to the area surrounding the La Tigra ­Rainforest Lodge in Costa Rica illustrates how many ­people are working together in the interests of nature conservation – the private sector is also doing its bit for the green recovery.
  • Exclusive interview with Edward Calthrop, Head of the Climate Policy Unit of the European Investment Bank (EIB).
  • A successful mentoring programme in South-East Asia ­illustrates what Business Scouts for Development do.