• The Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ)

    Federal Republic of Germany

    The BMZ develops the guidelines and the fundamental concepts on which German development policy is based. It devises long-term strategies for cooperation with the various players concerned and defines the rules for implementing that cooperation. These are the foundations for developing shared projects with partner countries and international development organisations. All efforts are informed by the United Nations' Millennium Development Goals, which ambitiously aim to halve poverty in the world by 2015...
  • The Lao Ministry of Education and Sports

    Lao Peoples' Democratic Republic

    The Ministry of Education and Sports (MoES) is a central government organization responsible for the macro management on education and sports. During the period 2006 to 2010 education is to be considered the main focus for human resource development. Reform of the national education system is urgently required for the improvement of educational quality and standards...
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