1. On the coast of Namibia the Namib desert meets the Atlantic ocean Welcome to Namibia!
  2. Schwangau: Pilgrimage Church St. Coloman Information about Germany
  3. 27 Years of German-Namibian Cooperation
On the coast of Namibia the Namib desert meets the Atlantic ocean

Welcome to Namibia!

Schwangau: Pilgrimage Church St. Coloman

Information about Germany

27 Years of German-Namibian Cooperation

BRAZIL-RIO DE JANEIRO-UNITED BUDDY BEAR

Call for Proposals: A Buddy Bear for Namibia!

The German Embassy calls on visual artists, who are Namibian citizens or have a permanent residence in Namibia to submit a colourful design for painting the raw Buddy Bear sculpture.

Botschafter Schlaga speaking on "Bilateral Relations" to members of the Rotary Club Windhoek

On 19 Janaury 2017, Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to Windhoek, Christian-Matthias Schlaga, gave a speech on "Bilateral Relations" between Namibia and the Federal Republic of Germany during a lunch, hosted by the Rotary Club Windhoek.

Training for Diplomats - Mr. Shiweda

Namibian Diplomat participates in 41st Training for International Diplomats by Federal Foreign Office

On 4 January 2017, Ambassador Christian Schlaga presented Mr. Elvis Shiweda, Deputy Director for Asia at the Ministry of International Relations and Cooperation the letter of invitation to participate in the 41st Training for International Diplomats of the Federal Foreign Office. The training will run from 25 January until 3 March 2017 and takes place in Berlin.

Attack on German Christmas Market

The Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany has the sad duty to announce, with deep sorrow, the death of 12 persons due to an act of violence on 19 December 2016, when a truck plowed through a Christmas Market at the Wilhelm Memorial Church in Berlin. 49 people were injured during the incident. For this purpose, a Book of Condolences will be opened at the German Embassy on Thursday, 22.12.2016 from 10h00 until 13h00 and from 14h00 until 16h30 and Friday, 23.12.2016 from 10h00 until 13h00.

G20

Germany’s G20 presidency: focusing on Africa

“Growth that all states can afford”, is Chancellor Angela Merkel’s main goal for the German presidency of the G20. Starting December 1, 2016, Germany will be holding the chairmanship in 2017, taking over from China.

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.

Ortenburg Bible, German Historical Museum

500th anniversary of the Reformation

Five hundred years ago, on 31 October 1517, legend has it that theology professor Martin Luther nailed his 95 theses to the door of All Saints’ Church in Wittenberg. The posting of these theses in Wittenberg marks the beginning of the Reformation. The far reaching theological, cultural and political consequences of the Reformation make its anniversary in 2017 not only a church affair, but a central global event in cultural history.

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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.

Appointment System for Visa Applications

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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.

“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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