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Book launch - Children in Exile

Book Launch - "Children in Exile"

Ambassador Schlaga was honoured to attend the book launch of "Children in Exile" at the Namibia Scientific Society on 19 July 2017.

German Language Teachers Invited for Advanced Training to Germany

German Language Teachers Invited For Advanced Training To Germany

Ms Gerchia Louw and Ms Tahnée Horenburg have been invited to Germany by the German Pedagogical Exchange Service (Pädagogischer Austauschdienst, PAD) to participate in a 2 to 3 weeks advanced training for German language teachers from Africa and other countries.

29 June 2017 - Germany presents 'position paper'

Reacting to most recent media reports, the German Embassy declares: “In July 2016 the Namibian Special Envoy, Dr. Zed Ngavirue, presented a document to the German Special Envoy, Mr. Ruprecht Polenz, which described the position of the Namibian Government for the German – Namibian negotiations covering the events during the years 1904 – 1907 of German colonial era and the conclusions to be drawn.

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

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

Germany is applying for a non-permanent seat on the United Nations Security Council for the 2019‑2020 term. Germany’s candidacy pursues four key goals - Peace, Justice, Innovation and Partnership.

Unveiling of Solar Power System Upgrade of ‘Save the Rhino Trust’

Unveiling of the Solar Power System Upgrade of ‚Save the Rhino Trust‘ Namibia

On 8th June 2017 the Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany, H.E. Christian-Matthias Schlaga, and Mr . Simson Uri-Khob Chief Operations Officer of the‘Save the Rhino Trust‘ Namibia, unveiled the 56.4 kWh ground mounted off-grid photovoltaic solar system at the Palmwag Base Station of ‘Save the Rhino Trust’ Namibia. Representatives of the German Embassy, as well as Trustees of ‘Save the Rhino Trust’ and other donors, attended the event.

Energy Efficiency Award 2017

Energy Efficiency Award 2017: Companies can apply now

The international energy efficiency competition of the Deutsche Energie-Agentur GmbH (dena) - German Energy Agency has the motto "The Makers of Energy Transition " this year. Private and public companies are invited to submit their projects and concepts by 15 July 2017, which have a special impact on the practical implementation of the energy conversion. You can find all the information you need to enter for free at

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The Ambassador

Ambassador Schlaga

Christian Matthias Schlaga is the Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany in Namibia.

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You will find the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in the Sanlam Centre in Windhoek's city centre.

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