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Partners in Transformation

The BMZ is bundling its programmes for cooperation with the Private Sector under the umbrella brand "Partners in Transformation - Business & Development Network". The seven programmes work closely together and support countries of the Global South in their socio-ecological transformation.

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General Promotional Programmes

Government-funded promotional programmes are an opportunity for small and medium-sized enterprises in particular to tap into new foreign markets. There are a variety of programmes for this, for example develoPPP, which has been promoting sustainable business for over 20 years.

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Sector-specific Promotional Programmes

For companies that want to engage specifically in the areas of education and training, climate protection and biodiversity or for knowledge transfer in the health sector, the state offers special support.

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Export Initiatives of the Federal Government

Energy, health and environmental protection: to enable you to sell your products and services optimally in emerging and developing countries, export initiatives network you at home and abroad with decision-makers, customers and multipliers.

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Support for Associations

German chambers and associations as partners: they advise and support foreign partner chambers and associations. This strengthens practice-oriented education and training in the countries and the local economy is better represented in the long run.

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Young Leaders Programme: AGYLE

Would you like to network with executives from Germany and Africa and develop innovative business ideas with the help of Design Thinking Labs? Our new leadership programme can open these doors for you!

Chambers and associations

Chambers of commerce, associations, trade unions and financial institutions of the Savings Banks Finance Group support the business community in partner countries with organisational development as well as advisory and training measures for financial inclusion.

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