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DEG: About us

What we do

Impacting development, profitable, environmental and socially sustainable: DEG finances long-term private-sector investments, which act as a driver for sustainable development.

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Who we are

We are a subsidiary of KfW. Read more about the structure, the corporate bodies and the supervisory board of DEG.

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What is our impact

Our work makes a lasting contribution to improved living conditions in developing countries. To this end, we finance investments that create jobs and generate foreign exchange earnings.

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DEG has made a commitment to act responsibly and transparently according to the principles of good governance. Here you can find more information on this topic.

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We expect sustainable business practices from our business partners. To the same degree we set ourselves high standards in order to operate economically and under environmentally and socially responsible conditions.

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DEG in figures

Corporate data at a glance: financial figures, balance sheet, profit and loss account.

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More information

  • Our locations

    Find out about your contact persons at our 21 locations worldwide.

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  • International Financing

    KfW is creating prospects - worldwide

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  • DEG: More than finance - Newsletter


    Our newsletter is to inform you on our current activities and investments.

  • Contact

    This is how you get in touch with our head office in Cologne.

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