Deutsche Gesellschaft fuer Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH


  • Type International
  • Date of accreditation 14 Oct 2016

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH is an international organisation that offers the following services: advice; human capacity development; network and dialogue management as well as mediation; and management and logistics. The entity supports long-term capacity-building and policy reform processes, and operates in all sectors relevant to sustainable development and climate change mitigation and adaptation, including renewable energies and energy access, energy efficiency, the measurement of reduction in greenhouse gas emissions, the use of climate-friendly technologies in industry, results-based financing for reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation, climate-resilient cities, climate risk management and insurance, and systems and ecosystem-based adaptation.

  • Size
    • Micro
    • Small
    • Medium
    • Large
  • Environmental and social risk category
    • Category C
    • Category B
    • Category A
    • Intermediation 3
    • Intermediation 2
    • Intermediation 1
  • Fiduciary standards
    • Basic
    • Project management
    • Grant award
    • On-lending/blending:
    • Loan
    • Equity
    • Guarantee
    • Blending




Enabling Implementation of Forest Sector Reform in Georgia to Reduce GHG Emissions from Forest Degradation


Lao People's Democratic Republic

Implementation of the Lao PDR Emission Reductions Programme through improved governance and sustainable forest landscape management


Multiple countries

Promotion of Climate-Friendly Cooking: Kenya and Senegal



Climate Resilient Water Sector in Grenada (G-CREWS)


News + Stories

GCF and GIZ sign partnership agreement

15 Nov 2017 / GCF signed an agreement today that will allow German development agency GIZ to carry out climate finance projects approved by the GCF Board.

GCF concludes Framework Agreements with UNDP, UNEP and GIZ to support country readiness

30 Nov 2016 / GCF has concluded Readiness Framework Agreements with UNDP, UNEP, and GIZ, enabling the three organisations to serve as readiness support delivery partners with the Fund.


Ms. Ilona Porsche
Head of GCF Business Development Unit
Dag-Hammarskjold-Weg 1-5, Eschborn, Germany
Phone +49-619679-3130
Ms. Nana Kunkel
Head of GCF Oversight Function