1. WC 2014 Germany wins the World Cup 2014!
  2. Two zebras Welcome to the website of the German Embassy in Windhoek!
  3. World War Monument Windhoek Year of Remembrance 2014
WC 2014

Germany wins the World Cup 2014!

The German football national team has won the World Cup 2014 in Brazil! Congratulations to the team and many thanks to the Namibian fans, who supported us!

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Welcome to the website of the German Embassy in Windhoek!

World War Monument Windhoek

Year of Remembrance 2014

signing of agreements

Signing of agreements on financial and technical cooperation

On 28 July 2014 Tom Alweendo, Director General of the National Planning Commission (NPC) and Onno Hückmann, Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany, signed a Financial and a Technical Cooperation Agreement between Germany and Namibia totalling EURO 73,2 million (ca. 1 billion N$).

Christmas Truce

Commemorating 100 years since the start of the First World War: Showing of the film “Joyeux Noël- Merry Christmas” at the Franco-Namibian Cultural Centre

In order to commemorate 100 years since the start of the First World War, the Ambassador of the Republic of France, Jaqueline Bassa- Mazzoni, and the Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany, Onno Hückmann, attended the showing of the film “Joyeux Noël” at the Franco- Namibian Cultural Centre (FNCC) on 23 July 2014.

Ground-breaking Ceremony

Ground-Breaking Ceremony for the Classroom of the Basketball Artists School

The ground-breaking ceremony for the construction of a classroom for the Basketball Artists School took place on Monday, 21 July 2014, at the Katutura Sports Complex. BAS was founded in February 2010 by the German basketball expert Frank Albin with support of the German non-profit organisation ISIBINDI e.V.

Budgetary Committee

Budgetary Committee of the German Parliament visited Namibia

A delegation from the Budgetary Committee of the German Parliament (Bundestag) accompanied by officials from the Federal Ministry of Defence and the Federal Foreign Office paid Namibia an official visit from the 7th to the 10th of July 2014. The Honourable Doris Barnett, Member of Parliament, headed the delegation.

FLI

Launch of the “Financial Literacy Baseline Survey”

On 12th June 2014, the Deputy Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Finance, I-Ben Nashandi together with Onno Hückmann, Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany, launched the "Financial Literacy Baseline Survey" results. The "Financial Literacy Baseline Survey" for Namibia was commissioned by the "Financial Literacy Initiative", carried out by Survey Warehouse and supported by the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH on behalf of the German Government.

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The Ambassador and the individual sections

Ambassador Onno Hückmann

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Youtube Channel of the Federal Foreign Office

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German industry initiative for African professionals open for applicants

Engine production and test

The German initiative "Afrika Kommt!" which promotes exchange between African professionals and the German Industry, will take place again between 2014 to 2016. This will be the third consecutive session of the programme since it was launched in 2008, offering professional training for young, future managers from sub-Saharan Africa.

Interested? Then read more about it on the website of the GIC: