Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH

(German International Cooperation)

The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH is the German Partner for Sustainable Development. GIZ is a government owned enterprise implementing projects for sustainable development, worldwide. It is cooperating with China for nearly 30 years.

GIZ China supports the Peoples Republic of China in its efforts to reform its society in line with the goals of the 12th Five Year Plan, to reach a balance between economic development, social justice and protecting the environment. A large part of GIZ China’s current portfolio is concerned with resource efficiency and climate protection.

These projects are mainly commissioned by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development and the Federal Ministry for the Environment and Nuclear Safety, respectively.

Currently, GIZ China has a total portfolio of 41 programs and projects and 23 Public Private Partnerships.