Current hospital partnerships
Hübl Kaulhausen Greiner Und Fachärzte
Hospital Partnerships
Improving newborn and maternal outcome by training delivery room staff
Partner Country: Eritrea
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Hospital Partnerships
Establishment of an interdisciplinary casualty unit at Zomba Central Hospital
Partner Country: Malawi
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Hospital Partnerships
Ultrasound screening for hip dysplasia in newborns in Uzbekistan
Partner Country: Uzbekistan
Haiti Behandlungsszene. Copyright: ©GIZ/T. Bauer
Hospital Partnerships
Improving the care concept for underprivileged population groups in rural areas in Haiti
Partner Country: Haiti
Nurses and medical staff doing a training on hygienical standards. Copyright: ©GIZ
Hospital Partnerships
Patient and occupational safety in surgery in Mbouo, Cameroon
Partner Country: Kamerun
Georgien Gruppenbild
Hospital Partnerships
German-Georgian Partnership for Optimising Outpatient Psychosocial Care
Partner Country: Georgia
Asmara Path Labor Staff 2018. Copyright: ©GIZ/H. Lobeck
Hospital Partnerships
Expansion and optimisation of tissue and cell diagnostics (histopathology and cytopathology) in Eritrea
Partner Country: Eritrea

Project phases

Below are the key project phases – from application, to project implementation and completion of your projects.

Drafting the agreement
Completion of the project

  1. 1. Before submitting your proposal, we recommend that you study the information published on our website concerning the terms and conditions and the various project phases.
  2. 2. If you and your partner do not yet have a specific idea for your partnership project, we recommend you begin formulating a joint idea for a project in good time before submitting your proposal.
  3. 3. Submit your proposal online via the Health Partnerships – Global application portal. Besides general information, your proposal must also provide specific details on your idea for a project. Here you will find detailed guidelines on how to submit a proposal.
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  1. 1. Once the application deadline has passed, the secretariat checks the proposals to make sure they meet the formal criteria.
  2. 2. After that, the content is appraised by an expert committee comprised of medics with experience in development cooperation.
  3. 3. BMZ, EKFS and GIZ make the final selection of partnership projects.
  4. 4. During the examination phase, we may ask you to correct any missing or unclear information.
  5. 5. Applicants are notified about their proposal’s approval or rejection within four to six months of the submission deadline.

  1. 1. Before the agreement is drafted, the German partner organisation's commercial eligibility is checked.
  2. 2. If your proposal is approved, the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH enters into a grant agreement stipulating the approved funds, the planned activities and reporting duties.
  3. 3. To enable us to conduct the commercial eligibility check or when drafting the agreement, we may require you to submit additional documents.
  4. 4. Please note that activities cannot start until both sides have signed the agreement.

  1. 1. The planned activities are implemented by experienced professionals on both sides.
  2. 2. The German partner is responsible for implementation, regular reporting and financial management. This includes the funding needs plan, the regular calls for disbursement and the accounts for the funds called up. The secretariat is informed of the projects’ implementation status in six-monthly status reports.
  3. 3. If you have any questions concerning implementation or if there are any impending changes in the project, please notify our secretariat in good time.

  1. 1. To successfully complete your project, you must submit your final invoice and your final report. The final report details the results generated by the project.
  2. 2. If you are interested in follow-on funding for your partnership, contact our secretariat for advice.
Funding phase
Current project status
Sixth funding round
2019 - 2020
Selection process
21.10.2019 - 09.12.2019
Application period
10.12.2019 - 13.07.2020
Selection of partnership projects
July 2020
Notification of applicants about their proposal’s approval or rejection
Drafting the agreements
August 2020
Start of the projects
Fifth funding round
2019 - 2021
Project implementation
22.10.2018 - 17.12.2018
Application period
January - March 2019
Selection of partnership projects
April 2019
Notification of applicants about their proposal’s approval or rejection
April - May 2019
Drafting the agreements
June 2019
Start of the projects
Fourth funding round
2019 - 2021
Project implementation
16.04.2018 - 11.06.2018
Application period
June - October 2018
Selection of partnership projects
October - November 2018
Notification of applicants about their proposal’s approval or rejection
October 2018 - January 2019
Drafting the agreements
From February 2019
Start of the projects
Third funding round
2018 - 2020
Project implementation
From September 2018
Start of the projects
Second funding round
2018 - 2020
Project implementation
First funding round
2017 - 2019
Project finished