As one of our esteemed partners, the Auswärtiges Amt (Federal Foreign Office) of Germany stands as a paragon of international diplomacy and a guardian of global peace and stability. Esteemed for its leadership in fostering international dialogue, the German Federal Foreign Office orchestrates Germany’s foreign policy with the utmost dedication to promoting international cooperation, understanding, and sustainable development. This prestigious institution works tirelessly to navigate complex international waters, often acting as a mediator and advocate for collective security, human rights, and economic collaboration across nations. The GS Foundation is honored to align with the Auswärtiges Amt, as we share a mutual commitment to creating a world that upholds the values of democracy and peace through concerted and compassionate global action.
The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH is a globally recognized organization dedicated to international development cooperation. GIZ operates as a federal enterprise, supporting the German Government in achieving its objectives in the field of international cooperation for sustainable development. Renowned for its comprehensive approach that combines economic development, social responsibility, and environmental stewardship, GIZ is active in various sectors, including economic development and employment, energy and the environment, and peace and security. The partnership between the GS Foundation and GIZ is grounded in a shared vision for sustainable change, capacity building, and empowerment of local communities worldwide. Together, we engage in projects that have a profound, positive impact, and contribute to the larger global goals of poverty reduction and sustainable development.
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) stands at the forefront of the United Nations’ efforts to eradicate poverty, reduce inequalities, and build resilient communities. As a key driver of the global development agenda, UNDP offers expertise, practical support, and a broad partnership network to support nations in achieving their development goals. Its commitment to sustainable development, good governance, and climate and disaster resilience mirrors the complex interdependencies of the modern world. Collaborating with the GS Foundation, UNDP reinforces our collective endeavor to foster an environment where human development flourishes and sustainability is not just a concept but a living, breathing reality in communities across the globe. Together, we are steadfast in our mission to propel societies towards a better, more sustainable future, leaving no one behind.
The United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) is a dedicated training arm of the United Nations, aiming to enhance the effectiveness of the UN through diplomatic training and research. UNITAR provides innovative learning solutions to individuals, organizations, and institutions around the world, particularly in the realms of peace, security, and sustainable development. With its commitment to creating new knowledge and fostering capacity-building in a global context, UNITAR plays a pivotal role in cultivating the skills needed to face global and local challenges. The partnership with the GS Foundation harnesses the synergistic power of education and research to implement real-world solutions, thereby contributing to the achievement of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Through our collaboration, we strive to empower individuals and communities with the knowledge and tools necessary for sustainable development and a more peaceful world.
The Global Counterterrorism Forum (GCTF) is a multilateral counterterrorism platform that has become instrumental in coordinating international efforts to bolster the global fight against terrorism. With its focus on reducing the vulnerability of nations to terrorism by systematically building global capacity, the GCTF fosters international collaboration to strengthen and implement an effective counterterrorism strategy. The GS Foundation is aligned with the GCTF’s dedication to identifying critical civilian counterterrorism needs, mobilizing the necessary expertise and resources to address such challenges, and enhancing global security. Our cooperative efforts with GCTF emphasize the development and implementation of frameworks and good practices for combating the evolving terrorist threats, all while upholding the rule of law and human rights. Through this alliance, we aim to contribute to a secure international landscape where peace and justice are preserved.