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May 22, 2017 1:15 PM

KfW Foundation awards KfW-Bernhard-Grzimek-Prize and 50,000 Euro in prize money

The environmentalist Andrew Zaloumis is honoured for his outstanding commitment and visionary management of iSimangaliso national park in South Africa.

May 22, 2017 9:30 AM

Creating prospects in Africa and the Middle East

Crisis prevention, humanitarian aid and new prospects in their own countries are to help persuade more people to remain rather than fleeing their homes. German government will continue to work for this at international level.

May 19, 2017 12:50 PM

German Football Ambassador awards presented at the Foreign Office

Football ambassadors shape Germany’s image all over the world. German footballers and trainers actively bridge borders. Yesterday, there was an award ceremony for the winners of the “German Football Ambassador."

May 19, 2017 11:59 AM

Eco volunteers

What happens when five young people head to different continents to do some green-volunteering? Follow their adventures as they take on new languages, solar energy, organic farming and wild African animals.

May 19, 2017 11:59 AM

South African Delegation visit to the B20 Health Conference

The B20 is part of the G20 programme and represents the entire G20 business community. In the B20, business representatives of the entire G20 develop joint recommendations and advocate specific policy-actions across the complete G20 agenda.

May 18, 2017 11:59 AM

HAKRO Announced as New Partner of “Cotton made in Africa”

HAKRO GmbH has launched its next sustainability project. The supplier of clothing for corporate fashion, work, leisure and sport has now signed a partnership agreement with Cotton made in Africa and will be buying CmiA-certified cotton in future.

May 16, 2017 11:30 AM

Waste management and recycling in South Africa

The purpose of the pilot project is to contribute to a better understanding of recycling systems and identify opportunities and potential uses for modern technologies.

May 16, 2017 11:27 AM

Cooperation with companies: business goals and development benefits

The economic development of many countries depends on the productivity of the agricultural sector, particularly in developing countries. A third of all people in employment across the globe work in agriculture. Gerd Fleischer, a GIZ agricultural expert says companies can help increase the yields and incomes of smallholder farmers.

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