You are here

InWEnt - Capacity Building International, Germany

Organization type: 
Government
Network/Group: 
No

InWEnt – Qualified to Shape the Future InWEnt – Capacity Building International, Germany, was a non-profit organisation with worldwide operations dedicated to human resource development, advanced training, and dialogue.
In 2011, InWEnt was merged with the German Development Service (Deutscher Entwicklungsdienst, DED) and the German Technical Cooperation (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Technische Zusammenarbeit, GTZ), into the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (German Agency for International Cooperation) or GIZ.
For more information, see Wikipedia entry on InWEnt.
Through its it@inwent programmes, InWEnt helped multiplying partners in Africa, Asia and the Middle East to provide advanced knowledge in Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs). The key objectives of the programmes are to strengthen IT sectors in various regions of the world, foster key innovations in ICTs for development and use ICTs as enabling tools for poverty reduction. it@inwent focuses on providing IT training, fostering e-business opportunities and virtual cooperation and promoting innovative ICT solutions such as open source. For more information on it@inwent: www.it-inwent.org