Development Cooperation

General Information on Development Cooperation with Bangladesh

Since development cooperation began in the 1970s, Germany has provided government funding worth a total of approximately 2.6 billion euros for bilateral development projects in Bangladesh. In addition, Germany is making funding available through multilateral institutions (the EU, UN organizations and others). NGOs also receive German funding to implement development projects in Bangladesh. At the latest round of intergovernmental negotiations in 2016, Germany pledged funding worth a total of 261.2 million euros for bilateral projects in Bangladesh.

German-Bangladesh Cooperation

Germany's continued support to Bangladesh

In the next two years, Germany will provide nearly EUR 200 million for the expansion of renewable energies and for improved electricity grids and other energy efficiency measures for Bangladesh. The support aims to improve the energy sector, adapt to consequences of climate change and the task of improving the social and ecological standards in textile production.

Please click here for details (in German): Deutschland sagt Bangladesch weitere Unterstützung zu

Mr. Muhammad Alkama Siddiqui, Additional Secretary (Europe Wing), Economic Relations Division, Ministry of Finance and H.E. Dr. Thomas Prinz, Ambassador, Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Dhaka signed the agreements respectively.

Signing of bilateral agreements between Bangladesh and Germany

Two bilateral agreements Financial Cooperation (FC) and Technical Cooperation (TC) have been signed between the Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh and the government of the Federal Repu...

Development Cooperation

German-Bangladesh Cooperation

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Germany and Bangladesh meet for Development Cooperation consultations

Germany and Bangladesh meet for Development Cooperation consultations

On 25 and 26 May 2016, Bangladesh and Germany held Government Consultations on the joint development cooperation. During the inaugural ceremony of the consultations, Ambassador Prinz highlighted the l...