Together for sustainable development

There are many people around the world with the courage to try something new and turn ideas for a better future into reality. At Siemens Stiftung, we want to help them – as an impact-oriented international partner.

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Together with partners, we create and implement local and international projects that support people in Africa, Latin America, and Europe.


In virtual workshops, STEM teachers from Peru and Mexico are introduced to the innovative teaching and learning method of Design Thinking.
© Siemens Stiftung, Photographer: Cristobal Saaveda

Education | 03. Feb 2021

Continuation of the project Design Thinking in STEM in Mexico and Peru

We start the workshops with our partners INNOVEC and Instituto Apoyo on February 4, 2021 with a virtual seminar in Spanish.


The STEM Education for Innovation initiative addresses the challenges of our time: from COVID-19 to climate change.
© Siemens Stiftung

Education | 14. Jan 2021

Strong in times of crisis: Initiative for STEM education in Latin America

Together with our regional and local partners, we create free digital and analogue education materials on science topics.

Press release

Together, we can achieve innovative STEM education – for now, during the pandemic, and for sustainable education in the future
©, Photographer: FG Trade

Education | 16. September 2021

STEM Education for Innovation – A series of interviews

COVID-19 has turned teaching and learning upside down. Five educators share what the pandemic has changed for them – and offer perspectives on how digital education can succeed.


Education | 09. September 2021

Who is shaping the future of STEM teaching and learning?

A new position paper from the National STEM Forum Germany addresses the demand for qualification as well as the shortage of teachers in Germany and presents forward-looking proposals for solutions. Position paper (German)

General | 24. August 2021

Courage & Innovation – Podcast on sustainable technologies

Iana Aranda (ASME, Engineering For Change) talks about inspiring technological solutions, international cooperation and the sustainable impact of social enterprises.


Education | 29. July 2021

Education in transition: Bogotá declares itself a
STEM region

Siemens Stiftung supported the establishment of the Bogotá Territorio STEM, with the aim of creating a diverse offer for STEM education together with renowned partner organisations.

News (Spanish)

How to tackle the climate crisis? The 3rd Conference on Education for Climate Change highlighted the role of education as key to change for sustainable development.
© Canva Pro, Photographer: halfpoint

Education | 22. July 2021

3rd International Conference on Education for Climate Change defines goals

The use of new educational methods, cross-sectoral cooperation and the expansion of networks were noted as measures to tackle the climate crisis.


Project websites

Network for social enterprises in development cooperation

Free teaching and learning materials for STEM lessons

Siemens Stiftung’s STEM network in Latin America

Magazine and network for Africa’s music scene

Latest in Latin America’s cultural project series

Kenyan social enterprise for water, energy, and e-mobility

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