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ITPO Germany

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The UNIDO Investment and Technology Promotion Office in Germany (UNIDO ITPO Germany) contributes to the inclusive and sustainable industrial development and economic growth of developing countries by mobilizing responsible and impact investments and transfer of green technologies from Germany and Europe.

To achieve this goal, ITPO Germany develops partnerships between the industrial sectors, linking larger industrial players, SMEs, start-ups, financing and other institutional partners.

Key areas of activities are SME development, sustainable supply chains, green transition and climate action, sustainable agriculture, and responsible mining.

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  • B2B: Bringing companies from Africa and other emerging markets together with technology providers and investors in Germany; 

  • Strategic Communication with government, decision-makers, multinational companies, business associations and others in Germany; 

  • Private Sector Missions: Connecting European companies directly with partners and clients in emerging markets; 

  • ITPP Online Platform: Promotion and visibility for projects and innovative solutions and green technologies (; 

  • Increased visibility and awareness of UNIDO's work in Germany through conferences and publications on new approaches and technologies in order to generate new cooperations with the private sector; 

  • Capacity building and training: Company visits and exchanges with research and financing institutions; 

  • Advisory Programme (Côte d‘Ivoire, Egypt/Sudan): Tailor-made consultancy support for industrial projects; 

  • Network of financing partners and investor events. 


Key public sector partners of ITPO Germany are:  

  • Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) 

  • Federal Foreign Office (AA)  

  • Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action (BMWK) 

  • Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture (BMEL) 

  • KfW Development Bank / Deutsche Investitions- und Entwicklungsgesellschaft (DEG) 

  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) 

Key organized private sector partners are (in alphabetical order):  

  • Afrikaverein der deutschen Wirtschaft (AV) 

  • Alliance for Rural Electrification (ARE)  

  • Bundesverband der Deutschen Entsorgungs-, Wasser- und Kreislaufwirtschaft e.V. (BDE) 

  • Bundesverband der Deutschen Industrie (BDI) 

  • Deutsche Landwirtschafts-Gesellschaft (DLG) 

  • Future Cleantech Architects (FCA)  

  • German Chambers of Commerce (DIHK) 

  • German Chambers of Commerce Abroad (AHKs) 

  • Internationaler Wirtschaftssenat e.V. (IWS) 

  • Senat der Wirtschaft  

  • Verband Deutscher Maschinen-und Anlagenbau (VDMA) 


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ITPO Germany Annual Report 2023

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ITPO Germany Annual Report 2022

Contact us


ITPO Germany Bonn Office

Platz der Vereinten Nationen 1, 53113 Bonn, Germany

+49 (0) 228 815-0550


ITPO Germany Berlin Office

IHZ-Hochhaus/ 8. Stock, Friedrichstraße 95, 10117 Berlin, Germany

+49 30 209 62 353