1. Independence Avenue, Windhoek Welcome to Namibia!
  2. Husum/Nordfriesland: Pier in Schobüll Information about Germany
  3. 26 Years of German-Namibian Relations
Independence Avenue, Windhoek

Welcome to Namibia!

Husum/Nordfriesland: Pier in Schobüll

Information about Germany

26 Years of German-Namibian Relations

Sports 4 Development Coaching Course

Two Namibian Football Coaches participate in Sport 4 Development Training Course

On 11 May 2016 the two Namibian football coaches Thuba Sibanda and Juliana Skrywer were bid farewell by Luise Haunit, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) and Christian Schlaga, Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany at the Embassy. The two coaches will participate in an International Coaching Course in Kamen Kaiserau in Germany from 25 Mai to 03 June 2016.


NaDEET Water Wise Washrooms inaugurated

On 7 May 2016 Ambassador Schlaga visited the environmental research centre NaDEET  (Namib Desert Environmental Education Trust) and inaugurated the renovated and expanded washrooms by a tree planting ceremony.

Nama Chiefs

Ambassador Schlaga congratules Chief of /Hai-/Khaua Traditional Authority on 5 Years of Unity

On 7 May 2016, the /Hai- /Khaua Traditional Community celebrated its 5th Annual Festival at Berseba in the South of Namibia. The /Hai-/Khaua are a Nama sub-tribe and were officially recognized as a Traditional Authority on 30 July 2011. This recognition was achieved after 40 years of division.

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Germany and Namibia Promoting Press Freedom Together

Please follow the link to the website of The Namibian in order to find Ambassador Schlaga's contributed article Germany and Namibia Promoting Press Freedom Together" from 03 May 2016.

Mr. Kinne during his presentation at the Youth Speak Forum

German Embassy Hosts Reception Concluding Youth Week

On 29 April 2016 AIESEC Namibia held their Youth Speak Forum on the topic of “Promoting Sustainable Entrepreneurship – how youth entrepreneurship can drive development and support to SME’s growth” at the GZ Event Center in Windhoek. The event was part of the Youth Week, which ran from 25 to 29 April 2016. Mr Ullrich Kinne, Deputy Head of Mission of the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany, attended the forum and hosted the concluding reception.

Impressions of the ILA Berlin

ILA Berlin Air Show 2016

The aerospace industry will be descending on Berlin at the heart of Europe from 1 to 4 June 2016.

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.

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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.

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

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