Project Selection Criteria

Help where it's needed

Before Knorr-Bremse Global Care decides to support a project, the underlying concept is subjected to close scrutiny to see whether it fulfills our central goal of promoting the independence and self-determination of disadvantaged people.

In order to ensure the best possible use is made of the funding available, the organization bases its selection of projects on the following criteria:

Nature of the project

Promoting the self-reliance of disadvantaged people

Helping people in need

Supporting groups and communities

Ensuring long-term project funding

Involving Knorr-Bremse colleagues

Main focus


WASH (Water, Sanitation and Hygiene)

Emergency relief

Project management by the organization

Active project management

Lead sponsor

Collaboration with local Knorr-Bremse sites

Project management by local partner organization

Reliable and competent local partner

Detailed and transparent project documentation

Effective and efficient project implementation

Assessment of possible risks

Acceptable political risks

Manageable economic risks

Reliable overall framework

Principles of funding

For more information about our principles of funding, please check the link below: