1. On the coast of Namibia the Namib desert meets the Atlantic ocean Welcome to Namibia!
  2. Hofgeismar: Dornröschenschloss Sababurg, the ''Sleeping Beauty'' castle of Brothers Grimm fame 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!

Hofgeismar: Dornröschenschloss Sababurg, the ''Sleeping Beauty'' castle of Brothers Grimm fame

Information about Germany

27 Years of German-Namibian Cooperation

Martin Luther in Augsburg

Official Opening of the Luther Exhibition ‘Here I stand’ on the occasion of the Reformation’s Anniversary this year

On 26th of April at 7pm the Luther exhibition ‘Here I stand’ will be officially opened at the location of the Namibian Scientific Society by the Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany, Christian Schlaga and the Bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran church in Namibia, Burgert Brand.

Baroque Festival 2017

COTA Baroque Festival a great success

With the support of the German Embassy in Namibia, this year’s Baroque Festival took place on the 7th and 8th of April under the roof of the Dutch Reformed Church.

Visit of Parliamentary State Secretary Ms Flachsbarth

Visit of Parliamentary State Secretary to the German Federal Ministry on Food and Agriculture in Namibia

Dr. Maria Flachsbarth, Parliamentary State Secretary to the German Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture visited Namibia from April 5th to April 6th. Ms. Flachsbarth took part in the Launching event for the rollout phase of the Rabies elimination Project which took place at the Omusati State Veterinary Office in Outapi on April 6th.

Committee on Food and Agriculture

Delegation of the Committee on Food and Agriculture of the German Bundestag Visits Namibia

A delegation of the Committee on Food and Agriculture of the German Bundestag is visiting Namibia from 1 – 6 April 2017. The delegation is headed by Alois Gerig (CDU/CSU) and includes Artur Auernhammer (CDU/CSU), Hermann Färber (CDU/CSU), Carola Stauche (CDU/CSU), Rita Hagl-Kehl (SPD), Dr. Wilhelm Priesmeier (SPD) and Harald Ebner (BÜNDNIS 90/DIE GRÜNEN).

Namibian Diplomat returns from diplomatic training in Germany

Namibian Diplomat returns from diplomatic training in Germany with a rich wealth of experience

From 25 January until 03 March 2017, Mr Elvis Shiweda, Deputy Director for Asia at the Ministry of International Relations and Cooperation, participated in the 41st Training for International Diplomats of the Federal Foreign Office in Berlin.

Theater Maker Nelagoh Schilongoh invited to Germany

Theater Maker Nelagoh Shilongoh invited to Germany

Actor and theater maker Nelagoh Shilongoh has been invited to participate in a visit to Germany, themed “54th Theatertreffen Berlin 2017”. The visit takes place from 8 until 14 May 2017 and is part of the Visitors Programme of the German Federal Government.

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.

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.

German Security Council candidature logo

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.

“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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