1. On the coast of Namibia the Namib desert meets the Atlantic ocean Welcome to Namibia!
  2. North Sea: Sailing in the mudflat when the tide is in Information about Germany
  3. 26 Years of German-Namibian Relations
On the coast of Namibia the Namib desert meets the Atlantic ocean

Welcome to Namibia!

North Sea: Sailing in the mudflat when the tide is in

Information about Germany

26 Years of German-Namibian Relations

German Embassy supports 'Save the Rhino Trust'

German Embassy supports ‘Save the Rhino Trust’ Namibia

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.

Commemorative plaque marking the launch of Hitler’s invasion of the Soviet Union on 22 June 1941

Remembrance. Responsibility. The Future!

Article by Foreign Minister Steinmeier on the 75th anniversary of the launch of Germany's invasion of the Soviet Union

Ambassador Schlaga receives Ovaherero visitors

Ambassador meets with two members of the Ovaherero community on a friendly exchange of views

On the 14th June 2016, Ambassador met with Mr. Dave Rukero and Mr. Bravo, two members of the Ovaherero community, for a friendly exchange of views on how to deal with the painful German colonial past during the years 1904-1907 in the erstwhile German South-West Africa.

Grave of Chief Kahimemua Nguvauva

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.

Shirt 2016

Win a Signed Football Shirt!

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.

The logo of the German OSCE Chairmanship in 2016

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.

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Mr. Uyepa

26 April 2016 -German Ambassador invites Ministry's Director for Local Government to Germany

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.

Appointment System for Visa Applications

Schengenvisum

Please click on the link below to book your appointment!

The Ambassador and the individual sections

Ambassador Christian Matthias Schlaga

Information on the activities of the Embassy and contact addresses

Address, Business Hours, Emergency and Holidays

You will find the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in the Sanlam Centre in Windhoek's city centre.

Global Media Forum 2016

The 9th Global Media Forum by the Deutsche Welle will take place from 13-15 June 2016. The International media conference is supported by the Federal Foreign Office, the topic of this years conference is "Media. Freedom. Values.". For more information, please download the flyer.

“Auswärtiges Amt – Auslandsvertretungen weltweit”: the app for finding German missions abroad on all standard mobile devices

App Auswärtiges AMt

Its interactive and informative app provides quick, easy access to the latest information from the FFO.  

Youtube Channel of the Federal Foreign Office

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