Making societies fairer, more peaceful and more inclusive
Good governance is a necessary framework for peaceful and sustainable development. With its projects to promote good governance, KfW Development Bank makes an important contribution to shaping fair, peaceful and inclusive development processes: In order to promote municipal development and decentralisation processes KfW Development Bank supports its partner countries in financing municipal infrastructure and establishing a citizen-oriented administration. With projects in politics and administration KfW Development Bank strengthens central institutions in the partner countries and supports reform-oriented governments in implementing their development strategies. Information and communication technology (ICT) is used in innovative e-governance projects with the aim of promoting efficiency, services for citizens, transparency and participation and combating corruption.