German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE) is a leading think tank for development policy worldwide. Located in Bonn, Germany, DIE encourages development and international cooperation worldwide.
DIE builds bridges between theory and practice. Its work is an interplay between research, policy advice and training. The institute's training programs for young professionals and university graduates are integrated into the research and advisory process.
DIE develops policy-relevant concepts, advises ministries, governments and international organizations, and addresses current global economic, foreign, and security policy issues. Its research is theory-based, empirically-driven and application-oriented and serves as the basis of its advice.