Als Bundesunternehmen unterstützt die GIZ die Bundesregierung dabei, ihre Ziele in der internationalen Zusammenarbeit für nachhaltige Entwicklung zu erreichen.
Since 2006, GIZ has been supporting the ECOWAS Commission in its efforts to prevent and manage conflicts and security threats in the region, on behalf of the German Government.
Transnational Organised Crime (TOC) and trafficking has been recognized as a major risk to the stability and development in the region, which undermines the rule of law, subverts governance systems and thereby corrodes the legitimacy of government systems.
National Commissions for Small Arms involved in arms control; national coordination bodies and National Focal Points (NFPs) as well as law enforcement agencies working on preventing and combatting Trafficking in Persons (TIP).
Further, the project aims to enhance the evidence base for improved targeting of criminal justice resources through capacity development and a series of studies, mappings and typologies.
including compliance with GIZ and EU policies and of knowledge management
Abuja is located in the centre of Nigeria and constitutes the capital of the country. Nice weather with temperatures of 25-
35 degrees Celsius is typical for Abuja. Basic medical provision is ensured via several doctors and clinics that practice according to international standards, including a German doctor, with standard medical supplies from Germany.
A German and international kindergarten, as well as international primary and secondary schools (French, American and British curriculum) offer education for children.
Several international supermarket chains are open in Abuja and offer a wide range of daily-needs products. Abuja also offers a variety of sports (Football, Tennis, Squash, Swimming, Volleyball, Yoga etc.
This also includes opportunities for children. The arts and cultures scene in Abuja is young, but steadily growing. The number of international restaurants and cafés is increasing.
Additionally, there are many traditional food places in town.
The security situation requires increased alertness. There are special security risk mitigation measures applying to GIZ staff on-
site. All staff must follow GIZ security instructions at any time. Please also read up on county-specific advice provided by the German Federal.