About Us





The Indo-German Biodiversity Programme is working with its overarching goal of sustainable use of biological diversity to support livelihoods for future generations. The Programme addresses the challenges of biodiversity conservation in six complementary areas:

Our Vision
  • 'Rich biodiversity for a better India'.
  • We are recognised as a trusted partner for mainstreaming biodiversity in India.
  • We stand for excellence in providing ecological and economic solutions to public and private partners for participatory conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity.
GIZ India

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH is an enterprise owned by the German Government. GIZ implements sustainable development through international cooperation, on behalf of Germany and other partners. With a global footprint in over 130 countries, GIZ leverages its regional and technical expertise for local innovation.

GIZ India has a team of over 300 staff. To address India's need for sustainable and inclusive growth, in partnership with stakeholders, GIZ’s key focal areas are:

  • Environment, Climate Change and Biodiversity
  • Sustainable Urban and Industrial Development
  • Energy
  • Sustainable economic development