Bilateral cooperation

Online courses

Content

Programme of courses tailored to meet individual specifications (including lectures, discussions and the joint development of practical solutions).

Target group

Employees from central banks and supervisory authorities worldwide. 

Language

German or English – although the partner country’s language is also an option if an interpreter is available. 

Duration

Usually 60-90 minutes per unit

Specialist seminars in Germany

Location

Germany

Content

Customised programme. Proposed solutions for specific issues are presented in lectures, presentations and workshops. Small group discussions with the relevant departments are also possible.

Target group

Senior staff, specialists, junior executive staff

Number of participants

Generally 5 to 6 persons

Language

German or English – although the partner country’s language is also an option if an interpreter is available.

Duration

Usually three days

Costs

The Bundesbank assumes the costs of accommodation, a large share of meals, transfers as part of the programme and medical insurance for emergencies.

Specialist seminars in the partner country

Location

Partner country

Content

Customised programme. Proposed solutions for specific issues are presented in lectures, presentations and workshops.

Target group

Senior staff, specialists, junior executive staff, large groups

Language

German or English – although the partner country’s language is also an option if an interpreter is available.

Dauer

Usually three days

Costs

The Bundesbank assumes the costs of the flight, the consultant's fee and, if necessary, the accommodation for the consultant.

Executive training in Germany

Location

Germany

Content

Customised intensive training

Target group

newly appointed board member

Language

German or English

Duration

Usually three days


Video conferences

Location

Video link between Germany and the partner country

Content

Discussion of specific issues

Target group

Senior staff at central banks which have access to a video conference system

Language

German or English – although the partner country’s language is also an option if an interpreter is available.

Duration

Two to three hours

Costs

The Bundesbank assumes the video conferencing costs that are incurred in Germany.

Project consultancy

Location

Partner country

Content

Assistance in solving specific central bank tasks. Bundesbank expert sent to foreign central bank

Target group

Senior staff

Language

Usually English

Duration

Short stays

Costs

The Bundesbank assumes the costs of the flight, the consultant's fee and, if necessary, the accommodation for the consultant.

Request for bilateral central bank cooperation

Foreign central banks interested in conducting activities with the Bundesbank can fill out the form provided and send it to the Centre for International Central Bank Dialogue by e-mail. Tailor-made activities are organised to meet individual central bank’s needs. Please note that requests can only be considered if the unit responsible for international cooperation at the foreign central bank has been consulted.