Municipal Development Cooperation

Municipalities can contribute to sustainable development in a manifold manner. We support municipalities in this:

Networking for Development II

The project "Networking for Development. Global Learning and Exchange in North-South Town Twinning" aims at facilitating the networks between German municipalities town twinned with municipalities in the Global South, especially in Nicaragua. Additionally, support will be provided to local actors to integrate Global Learnng into town twinning activities. More... 

Networking for Development

The project Networking for Development: From Town Twining to more efficient cooperation aims at supporting German municipalities with enhancing their development-oriented activities within the framework of Town Twinning agreements with municipalities in the so-called developing countries and obtaining broader public support for such partnerships. More...

Sustainable Public Procurement

In cooperation with the Dachverband Entwicklungspolitik Baden-Württemberg (DEAB), finep implements the project Sustainable Public Procurement - an Instrument of the State and Municipalities in Baden-Württemberg. The project seeks to contribute to raise the acceptance and usage of public procurement as an effective means for strengthening social and ecological standards in global production and trade.  More...