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Germany’s guidelines for Africa

Which strategy is Germany pursuing with regard to this rapidly changing continent? The Federal Government Policy Guidelines for Africa, developed by the Federal Foreign Office, set out approaches to taking opportunities, tackling risks and overcoming crises.

Alexander von Humboldt

Kosmos Humboldt website - www.kosmos-humboldt.org

Alexander von Humboldt is seen as the last great universal scholar. The first environmental activist, humanist, world traveller and international cosmopolitan. But what is behind the legend?

Europäischer Rat 22./23. Juni 2017

European Council on 22 and 23 June

EU leaders will discuss security, economy and foreign policy issues.

Helmut Kohl spricht 1989 im EU Parlament

Germany mourns the loss of former chancellor Helmut Kohl.

For 16 years Helmut Kohl was German Chancellor (1982-1998). His term in office will always be linked to the happiest event in modern German history: following the peaceful revolution in the German Democratic Republic, and the fall of the Berlin Wall, Helmut Kohl managed to reunite Germany in peace and liberty after decades of division.

Bundespräsident Steinmeier

Federal President Steinmeier in Brussels

Federal President Steinmeier held talks on 15 and 16 June with the President of the EU-Council Donald Tusk, with the Secretary General  of the NATO Jens Stoltenberg as well as with the Belgian Sovereigns.  He was accompanied by his wife.

Beautiful woman holding a phone on the Champs Elysees in Paris

Roam like at home!

Roaming charges in the EU do no longer apply

Thomas de Maizière and Gérard Collomb

Germany and France cooperate closely for more security in Europe

Joint statement by Thomas de Maizière and his French counterpart Gérard Collomb ahead of today’s Justice and Home Affairs Council.

Energy Efficiency Award

Energy Efficiency Award 2017

Energy Efficiency Award 2017 – Three categories for energy efficiency projects and a public award for concepts.

Durchbruch bei EU-Haushalt 2011

German-Dutch Science initiative at COMPET-Council meeting on May 29 and 30 in Brussels

Vertreter der EU-Mitgliedstaaten berieten über Themen zu Binnenmarkt und Industrie, Forschung, Innovation und Weltraum.

Internationaler Tag gegen Homophobie, Transphobie und Biphobie (IDAHOT).

International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia (IDAHOT)

May 17th is the International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia (IDAHOT).

Tag der offenen Tür 2017

EU Open Day 2017

On the occasion of Europe day the EU Institutions will open their doors on 6 May.

EU und Gro�britannien

Special European Council meeting on Brexit on 29 April.

Heads of State or Government came together to define the guidelines for the Brexit negotiations.

EU Leaders Gather To Mark 60 Year Anniversary Of The Treaty Of Rome Signing

60th anniversary of the Rome Treaties

On 25 March, 27 EU-leaders came together in Rome to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Rome Treaties.

Andrea Nahles

Stronger together with European minimum social standards

In an op-ed for the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung Federal Minister of Labour and Social Affairs Andrea Nahles has made proposals for common European social standards prior to the “Employment, Social Policy, Health and Consumer Affairs Council”.

Facts about Germany

Facts about Germany

New version of “Facts about Germany” – in 19 languages “Facts about Germany” has everything you need to know about Germany today.

Experience Germany

Deutschland.de

Refreshed, mobile and highly interactive – deutschland.de has a new face to it

EU Council Presidency

Logo of the Estonian EU Council Presidency

In the second half of 2017, Estonia will hold the Presidency of the Council of the European Union.

Germany: a nation of cyclists

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The cliché: your average German loves their car more than anything. But actually, they love their bicycles even more. Karl Freiherr von Drais designed a free-wheeling bicycle 200 years ago in southwestern Germany, his contribution to what would become the bicycle’s international success story.

Permanent Representation of the Federal Republic of Germany to the European Union

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The Federal Minister of Foreign Affairs

Sigmar Gabriel

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Global Media Forum 2017

Global Media Forum 2017

The Deutsche Welle Global Media Forum is the Place Made for Minds, where decision makers and influencers from all over the world come together. Join us at the Global Media Forum June 19 - 21, 2017 in Bonn, Germany, to shape the discussion about the impact of identity and diversity on politics, society and media.

FALLING WALLS LIVESTREAM ON 8/9 NOVEMBER 2017!

On 8 and 9 November our livestream will bring the Falling Walls experience to your home - or to wherever you are. Discover breakthrough research and watch the Falling Walls Conference, Lab and Venture for free!

Daily News from Germany - www.deutschland.de

Berliner Zeitungsmarkt

Please find here the daily news from Germany

Citizens for Europe – on the streets, in dialogue

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Those opposed to the EU have loud voices. But what about the innumerable amount of people who support Europe and the EU? They want to help shape a united Europe – and now they’re making sure their voices are heard.