Brot für die Welt (Bread for the World) is the globally active development and relief agency of the Protestant Churches in Germany.

Brot für die Welt
Evangelisches Werk für Diakonie und Entwicklung e.V.
Caroline-Michaelis-Str. 1
10115 Berlin
Telephone: +49 (0)30 65211 0

The agency is represented by the executive board. It comprises the following members:

  • Chief Executive
    President Pastor Dr. Dagmar Pruin
  • Deputy Chief Executive
    President Pastor Rüdiger Schuch
  • Dr. Jörg A. Kruttschnitt
  • Maria Loheide

Two executive board members jointly represent Evangelisches Werk für Diakonie und Entwicklung e.V.[Protestant Agency for Diakonie and Development] in legal proceedings at a time.

Court of registration: Registry Court Berlin (Charlottenburg), agency registry 31924 B
VAT ID no. of our agency: DE 147801862

Evangelisches Werk für Diakonie und Entwicklung e.V. [Protestant Agency for Diakonie and Development] exclusively and immediately pursues not-for-profit, charitable, and church-based purpose according to the paragraph "tax-deductible purposes" of the Abgabenordnung [German tax code].

Responsible for the Content

Anne Dreyer
Manager of the department of communication and fundraising in the President's Directorate Brot für die Welt

Department of communication and fundraising

Maike Lukow
Digital media editor
Telephone: +49(0)30/65211-1971

Design and implementation using the content management system Typo 3:
Amedick & Sommer Neue Medien GmbH
Charlottenstraße 29/31
70182 Stuttgart


The English version of this website was translated by Sean O'Byrne.

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