About us

About us


D+C Development and Cooperation is a website that is up-dated daily. We discuss international-development affairs and explore how they relate to other fields of policy-making, such as security, peace, trade, business and environmental protection. We publish contributions according to a weekly schedule:

We publish at least one new item every day. On Mondays, the Nowdays column offers insights into the daily life of different countries around the world. On Fridays, our contributors elaborate their Opinion concerning recent developments.

The website shares the name D+C/E+Z with a print magazine and an e-paper. All avatars are funded by Germany's Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development and published on behalf of ENGAGEMENT GLOBAL. Our mission is not to serve as a governmental mouthpiece, but to provide a credible forum for debate, involving government agencies, civil society, the private sector and academia at an international level. D+C is the identical twin of E+Z Entwicklung und Zusammenarbeit, the leading German language publication on development issues.

The views expressed by the authors are not necessarily those of ENGAGEMENT GLOBAL or the editors of D+C and E+Z.

Individual articles not copyrighted may be reprinted provided the source is mentioned and two voucher copies are sent to the editor.

The editors request that no unsolicited manuscripts be sent, but suggestions and abstracts are welcome.


D+C Development and Cooperation is prodcuced on behalf of
Service für Entwicklungsinitiativen
Media affairs: Petra Gohr-Guder
Tulpenfeld 7, 53113 Bonn, Germany

Board of advisers:
Thomas Loster, Prof. Dr. Katharina Michaelowa, Prof. Dr. Dirk Messner, Petra Pinzler, Hugh Williamson

Editorital team:

Dr Hans Dembowski (editor in chief / V.i.S.d.MDStV)
Sabine Balk, Katja Dombrowski, Sheila Mysorekar, Eva-Maria Verfürth,
Service: Dagmar Wolf

D+C Development and Cooperation
Frankenallee 71-81, D-60327 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Telephone: ++49 (0)69 7501-4365, Fax: ++49 (0)69 7501-4855
E-mail: [email protected]

Frankfurter Societäts-Medien Gmbh
Frankenallee 71-81, D-60327 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Web site: www.fs-medien.de

Managing director:
Oliver Rohloff
Registration court: Amtsgericht (Local Court) Frankfurt-am-Main
Commercial registry number: HRB 52613
Value-added tax identification number (VAT ID) pursuant to section 27a of the Turnover Tax Act: DE 214999943

Web portal:
Project coordination
Dr. Michael Klein
Layout, design, technical implementation 
shift GmbH
Web site: shift.agency

Technical operations and hosting
Arago Institut für komplexes Datenmanagement  AG
Web site: www.arago.de