The 13th Participatory Design Conference is taking place from the 5th until the 10th of October 2014 in Windhoek. It is the first time that the conference is hosted by an African country since its inception in 1990. The Participatory Design Conference presents a whole host of workshops to 300 participants and interactive art installations on the topic of participatory design.
German Embassy supports Participatory Design Conference
On the 3rd of October 2014 the annual celebrations of the Day of German Unity took place at the residence of the Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany, Onno Hückmann. Guest of honour was the Namibian Special Advisor on Foreign Affairs to the President, Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Tuliameni Kalamoh.
German Embassy celebrates Day of German Unity
30 September 1989: Over 4,000 people squeeze into the gardens of the West German Embassy in Prague. The West German Foreign Minister Hans Dietrich Genscher addresses them: “We’re here today to tell you that today your emigration …”
The German Embassy in cooperation with the Namibia Community Broadcasters Network (NCBN) and the Deutsche Welle Akademie invites everybody to take part in the photo competition “Black-Red-Gold: The Colours of Germany”.
On 13 August 2014, the Acting Director of the Ministry of Health and Social Services (MoHSS) Special Programmes, Julieth Karirao, together with the Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to the Republic of Namibia, Onno Hückmann, handed over a fully equipped mobile wellness clinic and four PIMA CD4 count measurement machines to the Wellness Service of the Walvis Bay Corridor Group (WBCG).
Hand-over of a Mobile Clinic