We are Germany's leading development bank and are an integral part of KfW Bankengruppe. Our 650 personnel, of which about 190 are specialists in our local offices, cooperate with partners all over the world. Our main client is the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ). We also work for other ministries, such as the Federal Foreign Office (AA), the Federal Ministry of the Environment, Nature Conservation and Reactor Safety (BMU) or the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF). The European Commission and the governments of other countries also commission us to implement their development cooperation programmes and projects.