Development Policy Dialogue at the Asia-Pacific Weeks Berlin 2013

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Cities in Transformation - Pioneers for Sustainable Development

10-12 June 2013, Berlin
GIZ-House Berlin and House of the EKD Berlin

Conference languages: German and English (simultanous intepretation)

The Development and Peace Foundation (SEF), the State Office for Development Cooperation Berlin (LEZ) at the Senate Department for Economics, Technology and Research and the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) will conduct a Development Policy Dialogue within the frame of the Asia-Pacific Weeks in Berlin from 10 to 12 June 2013 entitled “Cities in Transformation. Pioneers for Sustainable Development”. 

We would like to discuss pioneering models of sustainable urban development in the Asia-Pacific region as well as the role of the German development cooperation with leading international experts.


Please note that participation at the conference is possible only by personal invitation.

The programme on 10 June 2013 will be conducted by the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) in cooperation with the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ). For these modules you need to register directly with GIZ (Email:
The programme on 11 and 12 June 2013 is arranged by the Development and Peace Foundation (SEF) and the State Office for Development Cooperation (LEZ) at the State Department for Economics, Technology and Research, Berlin, in cooperation with GIZ. Please register for the two conference days with SEF (Email:
Additionally, in the evening a CSR Forum of the Chamber for Industry and Commerce (IHK) Berlin and the GIZ State Office Berlin will take place. For the forum, a separate registration is necessary as well (Email:

Further information

Information about the Asia-Pacific Weeks 2013 you can find at the website

Cooperation Partner (organisers)

State Office for Development Cooperation Berlin (LEZ) at the Senate Department for Economics, Technology and Research, Berlin
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH


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