managed by Oliver Pohland
The Technische Hilfswerk is a federal agency within the portfolio of the Federal Ministry of the Interior, for Building and Home Affairs. It provides technical support in particular at request of the authorities responsible for prevention in the performance of their tasks and at request of the highest federal authorities, if the Federal Ministry of the Interior, Building and Home Affairs agrees.
Technical support includes, in particular, technical assistance in civil defense, operations and measures abroad on behalf of the Federal Government, combating disasters, public emergencies and major accidents at the request of the authorities responsible for hazard prevention, as well as support services and measures that the technical relief organization has agreed upon take over.
Donations from the THW project listed here are accepted by the THW Foundation as part of the THW family and implemented only for specific purpose.