Engagement Global

ENGAGEMENT GLOBAL is the contact point in Germany for development policy work on both a national and international level. Since January 1, 2012 ENGAGMENT GLOBAL has been bringing institutions, initiatives and programmes active in development policy work and dedicated to fair global cooperation together under one roof.The services we offer interested citizens, organisations and non-governmental organisations, firms, communities, teachers and pupils include:

  • Information
  • Advising
  • Continuing education
  • Financial assistance
  • Networks

ENGAGEMENT GLOBAL is commissioned by the German Federal Government and funded by the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development. ENGAGEMENT GLOBAL shares the ministry's goal of getting more citizens involved in development policy. ENGAGEMENT GLOBAL is a non-profit organisation with limited liability (gGmbH). Our headquarters are in Bonn. We also operate offices in Berlin, Düsseldorf, Hamburg, Leipzig, Mainz and Stuttgart.


Tulpenfeld 7

53113 Bonn

Telephone +49 228 20 717-0

Fax +49 228 20 717-150

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The development volunteer service weltwärts was launched in 2008 by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) to give young people aged between 18 and 28 years the opportunity to get involved in developing countries.

Engagement Global

Germany and development cooperation