The G20 Africa Partnership is a central project of Germany’s G20 presidency. Its aim is to improve conditions for sustainable private sector investment, investment in infrastructure, economic participation, and employment in African countries.
Women in business, science and society in the G20 countries will be gathering for the Women20 Dialogue Forum on April 25 and 26 - including Chancellor Merkel. Women20 (W20) aims to ensure that the G20 pledge to take steps to empower women economically.
South African artist Kemang Wa Lehulere is Deutsche Bank “Artist of the Year” 2017 and is presenting his first solo show in Germany. The exhibition runs from March 24 until June 18, at the Deutsche Bank KunstHalle Berlin.
Top German handball coach and International Handball Federation expert Helmut Martin completed a nine-day series of refresher courses in Zimbabwe on April 16 for local coaches and schoolteachers in Zimbabwe.
Smallholder farmers in Nigeria are increasing their income with the help of an international rice initiative. Higher yields and better quality are making the country less dependent on expensive rice imports.