Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development / BMZ

Founding Year: 1961

Staff: 800

Budget: T€ 12.43 billion

Gerd Müller (Responsible Minister)

The “cabinet-level ministry of the Federal Republic of Germany” works to “encourage economic development within Germany and in other countries through international cooperation and partnerships.” It also cooperates with “international organizations involved in development; helping to resolve crises and conflict, reduce global poverty, and preserve the environment for coming generations.



Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development / BMZ contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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