1. On the coast of Namibia the Namib desert meets the Atlantic ocean Welcome to Namibia!
  2. St. Goarshausen: Katz Castle in autumn Information about Germany
  3. 26 Years of German-Namibian Cooperation
On the coast of Namibia the Namib desert meets the Atlantic ocean

Welcome to Namibia!

St. Goarshausen: Katz Castle in autumn

Information about Germany

26 Years of German-Namibian Cooperation

International DFB Coaching Course in Hennef: Namibian Football Coaches receive their Coaching Certificate

On 5 December 2016, the Cultural Officer of the German Embassy, Ullrich Kinne, handed over coaching certificates of the German Football Association (DFB) to James Britz and Mervin Mbakera. Mr Britz is the head coach of the U20 women’s national team while Mr Mbakera is the head coach of the U17 women’s national team.

Press Declaration: Meeting of the German Special Envoy, Mr. Ruprecht Polenz, with the Chairperson of the “Nama Genocide Technical Committee”, the honorable Mrs. Ida Hoffmann.

Referring to the meeting of the German Special Envoy, Mr. Ruprecht Polenz, with the Chairperson of the “Nama Genocide Technical Committee”, the honorable Mrs. Ida Hoffmann, and her delegation as well as the ensuing media reports and to clarify the real course of events the Germany Embassy releases the following statement:

AGDS Student Exchange

19 Namibian German Language Learners on AGDS Student Exchange to Germany

On 21 November 2016, the Association of German School Societies in Namibia (AGDS) and Cultural Counsellor at the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Namibia Ullrich Kinne saw off 19 students from different Windhoek schools, who were leaving on a student exchange to Germany.

Coaching on all levels

International Coaching Courses at the University of Leipzig - Sports Management Course 27.02. – 31.07.2017

Every year, as part of the foreign cultural and educational policy of the German Federal Foreign Office, the Sports Faculty of the University of Leipzig organizes two courses of postgraduate studies for coaches and physical education teachers coming from developing countries according to the DAC list of the OECD, each for the duration of 5 months.

Meteor

Research Vessel “Meteor” visited Walvis Bay

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.

Extension Agreement on German Equipment Aid to NDF in Namibia

New Extension Agreement on German Equipment Aid to the Ministry of Defence of the Republic of Namibia

On Thursday, the 10th of November 2016, the Namibian Ministry of Defence and the German Federal Ministry of Defence signed a new extension agreement on German Equipment Aid to the Ministry of Defence of the Republic of Namibia.

Delegation Tiefensee

Minister of Economy, Science and Digital Society of the State of Thuringia Visits Namibia

From 8 until 10 November 2016, Hon. Wolfgang Tiefensee, Minister of Economy, Science and Digital Society of the State of Thuringia, was in Namibia for the “Invest in Namibia” Conference, accompanied by a large business delegation.

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Germany’s candidacy for a seat on the Security Council in 2019/20

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.

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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.

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