Sanssouci in Potsdam
Ladies and gentlemen,
We seem to be confronted with a phase of political hurricanes and earthquakes. And
the tone of the confrontations seems to get harsher, more intransigent and bellig...
In a few weeks’ time, politicians, scientists and activists from around the world will meet in Bonn to discuss approaches to resolving the climate crisis. For those wanting
to become knowledgeable abo...
Germany is applying for a non-permanent seat on the United Nations Security Council for the 2019‑2020 term. Germany’s candidacy pursues four key goals:
In a globalised world, the internation...
Does your project support social engagement at the municipal level? Does it help to enhance gender equality? Does it protect the environment or the climate? Does it promote participation on the part o...
Green Talents – International Forum for High-Potentials in Sustainable Development
The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) has held the prestigious ”Green Talents – International Forum for High Potentials in Sustainable Development” since 2009 to promote the international exchange of innovative green ideas. The award, under the patronage of Minister Professor Johanna Wanka, honours 25 young researchers each year.
For more information please refer to the following flyer or the official website:
In a Federal Convention election held in Berlin on 12 February 2017, former German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier was elected the 12th President of the Federal Republic of Germany.
Frank-Walter Steinmeier - new Federal President
There has been a considerable increase in the number of deportations and voluntary departures from Germany. Do not trust people smugglers! People who travel to Europe and Germany illegally are putting their lives at risk.
Important information for asylum seekers from Pakistan coming to Europe
Please note that asylum in Germany will, as a rule, not be granted for economic reasons and will result in rejection, deportation and
– for those who do not leave voluntarily – a ban on re-entering the country.For more detailed information kindly see these flyers:
On 27 May the German-Pakistani Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GPCCI) was launched in Karachi. It is the first ever joint chamber by a European country in Pakistan.
“Facts about Germany” – in 19 languages
“Facts about Germany” has everything you need to know about Germany today. How the political system works. The guidelines that define foreign policy. The special characteristics of the economy. What is new in art and culture. The new website features articles, background information, images, charts, films and lots of other modules. Focussing on these and many other topics, besides – in no less than 19 languages. On top of which, all the “Facts” (incl. the new book for young adults in 9 languages) can be downloaded as an e-paper.