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As an organisation that is active around the world, GIZ is particularly mindful of its social responsibility. It works to protect the rights of all individuals – when implementing projects, as an employer with global operations and when procuring services and goods. Diversity, health and work-life balance are key elements of our corporate culture. You will find an overview of our activities on the following pages.

Human rights arethe top priority

Diversityis valuable

Gender at GIZ

Health andwork-life balance

Employability: a systematic approachto career development

Safe workingaround the world

Protectingsensitive data

Staff initiatives