The Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany, H.E. Christian-Matthias Schlaga, and Dr. Axel Hartmann, Chief Operations Officer of the‘Save the Rhino Trust‘ Namibia, signed an agreement of financial assistance for the supply of a 56 kWh Solar Power System.
The Federal Foreign Office supports the project through the German Embassy within the framework of its micro project fund with a financial assistance worth N$ 433 000.00 ( Euro 25.000,00), enabling the supply of a 56.4 kWh ground mounted off-grid photovoltaic solar system at the Palmwag Base Station of ‘Save the Rhino Trust’ Namibia.
German Embassy supports ‘Save the Rhino Trust’ Namibia
Supreme Council of the OvaMbanderu Traditional Authority invited Ambassador Schlaga to the 120th Commemoration of the Battle of Otjunda (Sturmfeld)
Ambassador Schlaga thanked the Supreme Council of the OvaMbanderu Traditional Authority, as well as all those who are gathered at the grave of the late King Kahimemua Nguvauva, for receiving him with great hospitality.
To obtain the full version of the speech please follow this link.
Speech_Ambassador Schlaga_120th Commemoration of the Battle of Otjunda (Sturmfeld) [pdf, 272.87k]
Coinciding with the UEFA Football Championships 2016 taking place in France in June and July, the German Embassy is giving away a football shirt signed by the German National Team Players, which was sponsored by the German non-governmental organisation Auf Ballhöhe.
Win a Signed Football Shirt!
Germany’s OSCE Chairmanship in 2016 – “Renewing dialogue, rebuilding trust, restoring security”
On 1 January 2016 Germany has assumed the Chairmanship of the Organization for Security and Co‑operation in Europe (OSCE) and is therefore be responsible for steering the Organization safely through the stormy tides of crises and challenges in 2016. Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier has presented the details of the Chairmanship’s programme to the 57 OSCE participating States in Vienna on 14 January 2016.
Further information is available on the following websites:
Mr. Lameck David Uyepa, Director for Regional, Local Government and Traditional Authorities Co-ordination at the Ministry of Urban and Rural Development has been invited to participate in a group visit to Germany themed “Bauhaus – Laboratory of Modern Urbanity and Urbanisation in Germany” from 5 till 11 June, 2016, as part of the Visitors Programme of the German Federal Government.
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