Helmut Krist, GIZ, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit, Bonn, Germany
Helmut Krist is an environmental engineer. He worked since 1975 with the German technical cooperation in various countries in Northern Africa, South East Asia and the head quarter in Germany in the field of water resources management and environmental protection. Between 1989 and 1997 he was shareholding CEO of Fresenius Consult in the same fields of activities. Since 1997 he is back to the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit, GIZ in different functions as program director of environmental programs in Indonesia, Algeria and Tunisia. Since beginning 2014 he is the head of the Sector Project Chemical Safety of GIZ in Bonn on behalf of the Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation.
About GIZ: as a federal enterprise, we support the German Government in achieving its objectives in the field of international cooperation for sustainable development. We are also engaged in international education work around the globe. Most of our work is commissioned by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development. GIZ also operates on behalf of other German ministries – including the Federal Foreign Office, the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety, the Federal Ministry of Defence, the Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy and the Federal Ministry of the Interior. GIZ operates throughout Germany and in more than 130 countries worldwide. Our registered offices are in Bonn and Eschborn. We have 16,410 staff around the globe, almost 70 per cent of whom are employed locally as national personnel. GIZ’s business was over EUR 1.9 billion as at 31 December 2013. GIZ offers customized solutions to complex challenges. They are an experienced service provider and assist the German Government in achieving its objectives in the field of international cooperation. They offer demand-driven, tailor-made and effective services for sustainable development.
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