Legal Information

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH
22 Haile Selassie Street
Asokoro District
Abuja, Nigeria
+234 (0) 704 4369589

Registered offices

Bonn and Eschborn, Germany
Friedrich-Ebert-Allee 40
53113 Bonn, Germany
Phone: +49 228 44 60-0
Fax: +49 228 44 60-17 66
Dag-Hammarskjöld-Weg 1-5
65760 Eschborn
Phone: +49 61 96 79-0
Fax: +49 61 96 79-11 15

Registered at

Local court (Amtsgericht) Bonn, Germany: HRB 18384
Local court (Amtsgericht) Frankfurt am Main, Germany: HRB 12394
VAT no. DE 113891176
Chairman of the Supervisory Board
Dr Friedrich Kitschelt, State Secretary

Management Board

TanjaGönner (Chair of the Management Board)
Dr ChristophBeier (Vice-Chair of the Management Board)
Dr Hans-Joachim Preuß
Cornelia Richter

Data Protection

For statistical purposes and to improve our service, this website uses technology provided by the company etracker GmbH, which evaluates and then deletes data. No other use is made of the data, and the data are not passed on to third parties.
Every time you visit a page on the GIZ website and every time you download a file, information about the activity is processed and stored in a temporary protocol file. Before it is stored, each data set is rendered anonymous by altering the IP address.

The following information is stored for each page you view and each file you download :

  • Technical details of the browser used
  • Anonymous IP address
  • Date and time
  • Page opened/name of the file downloaded Quantity of data transferred
  • Notification of whether viewing or download was successful.

Cancellation of data storage

You may at any time lodge an objection to the storage of your anonymously collected visitor data, so that these will no longer be collected in future.
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GIZ expressly reserves the right to modify, append and delete the website in part on in whole without prior notice, or to halt publication completely or for a limited period.
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