The Ambassador and the individual sections

Ambassador Christian Matthias Schlaga

The Ambassador

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

Schalter der Konsularabteilung

Consular Services

The Consular Section offers a wide range of consular services, amongst others the issuance of Schengen visas and long term visas for Germany.

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The political section

Current developments in German foreign and European as well as bilateral relations between Germany and Namibia are focused upon here.

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The section 'economy' provides links to information on the German economy, gives an overview of Namibian-German bilateral economic relations, informs about Germany as a business location and briefs on research and technology in Germany.

Development Co-operation

The aim of German Development Co-operation is the improvement of living conditions of the people in its partner countries, the guideline being sustainable development as well as internationally agreed development objectives.  The fight against poverty takes priority in this process.

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Cultural Section

On the pages of the cultural section you will not only find topics of cultural interest but also detailed information on the possibilities of studying and otherwise furthering your education in Germany.


Press and Media

Here you will find information on press and media in Namibia and Germany

The Ambassador and the individual sections

Reception Area of the German Embassy Windhoek


Do you have questions, requests or comments?   Make contact with the Embassy or with one of the sections.