Cultural and religious diversity in development cooperation

Allemagne
When
2016
Who
GIZ, Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development
Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development with the participation of GIZ, representatives of international and non-governmental organisations and academia
Objectifs clefs de la mesure:

Better harnessing the potential of religion for sustainable development and peace without instrumentalising it; contributing to the positioning of development policy in the area of culture and development

Périmètre de la mesure:
National, International
Nature de la mesure:
regulatory, institutional
Principale caractéristique de la mesure:

1 GIZ Sector Programme Values, Religion and Development, 2014-2017
2 Expert discussion on culture and development, Bonn, 15 October 2014

Résultats attendus de la mise en œuvre de la mesure:

1 Sector Programme
- Developing pilot measures on the potential of religion for sustainable development and peace, developing skills, expanding cooperations (technical fundamentals, concepts, increasing the religious literacy of development policy actors)
Cf. Sector Programme Factsheet: https://www.giz.de/expertise/downloads/giz-2015_SP_Values_Religion_Factsheet.pdf

2 Expert discussion
- Thematising synergies and tensions between culture and human rights as well as religion; analysing and reflecting on the dimension of culture in theories, approaches and instruments of German development policy

Principales conclusions de la mise en oeuvre de la mesure:

1 Sector Programme: Dialogue series “Religion matters – Rethinking the challenges of the future” https://www.giz.de/expertise/html/19081.html; building international alliances together with development organisations and other donor countries

Objectif(s) de la Convention 2005 de l'UNESCO
Domaines culturels
Multi-domain
Cultural Value Chain
Participation