On 14 November 2016 a media reception took place on board the German research vessel “Meteor”, which docked in Walvis Bay to celebrate the long-standing maritime scientific cooperation between Namibia and Germany. The event was attended by Hon. Dr. Peya Mushelenga, Deputy Minister of International Relations and Cooperation as well as H.E. Christian Schlaga, Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to Namibia.
Research Vessel “Meteor” visited Walvis Bay
Germany is seeking to become a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council. Foreign Minister Steinmeier announced the candidacy for 2019/20 in Hamburg on Monday (27 June). The elections are expected to take place at the General Assembly in June 2018.
Germany’s candidacy on the Security Council