Development Cooperation Meeting

Jour Fixe Enlarge image (© German Embassy Beirut)

Ambassador Martin Huth and Head of Cooperation Torge Matthiesen welcomed members of the German development community in the new premises of the German Embassy in Dekwaneh on 16 June. The meeting was attended by representatives of the German Corporation for International Cooperation, KfW Development Bank, German political foundations, various NGOs, as well as German staff of the European Union Delegation and the United Nations who serve in Beirut.

The bimonthly Jour Fixe aims at fostering the exchange of information and understanding in areas like humanitarian assistance, development cooperation, political and economic developments in Lebanon. Germany is one of the biggest donors in Lebanon and a significant contributor to the operations of the United Nations and the European Union