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.

Much needed temporary jobs
On behalf of BMZ, GIZ has helped partners to create 22,000 temporary jobs in Dohuk Province.
‘A tool for development’
Shradha Sharma is a journalist and the founder of YourStory, the biggest media ­technology platform for start-ups in India.
The stuff that futures are made of
Ethiopia’s textile industry is booming. Growing numbers of people are set to benefit from the new jobs it is creating.
Organic pioneers with new expertise
Young entrepreneurs in Tunisia are breaking new ground and becoming environmental trailblazers.
Riches below ground
Afghanistan’s mineral wealth could solve its economic problems. Tomorrow’s experts are being trained in Kabul.
Working towards happiness
At the Kabarto refugee camp in northern Iraq, Nada Yussuf Kada campaigns for women’s rights and is herself a role model.

Economic development and employment

Economic development and employment