Research and technology

Windräder einer Windkraftanlage sind bei Bornstedt in der Nähe von Magdeburg... Enlarge image (© picture-alliance/ ZB) Presently research and development-intensive industries account for more than half of all industrial production in Germany. Here you will find information on bilateral Namibian-German research projects and links to Germany's major research institutions.


BIOTA Africa is a joint project of Namibian, South African and German reasearch teams.They analyse the effects of different land use practices on living organisms.

2012.09.28 - H.E.S.S. Telescope Phase II inauguration

H.E.S.S. Telescope Phase II inaugurated

Honourable Minister for Education, Dr. Abraham Iyambo officially inaugurated the second phase of the High Energy Stereoscopic System (H.E.S.S.) on Farm Goellschau, situated 100 km from Windhoek. The c...


A major science project in Namibia is H.E.S.S. In 2004 a new window on the high energy universe was opened. The H.E.S.S. collaboration officially inaugurated the world's largest  and most sensitive ...

Research and technology

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Federal "Research and Innovation" Funding Advisory Service

The Federal "Research and Innovation" Funding Advisory Service is the central point of contact for any questions concerning research and innovation funding. The centre informs potential applicants about the federal research structure, funding programmes and the persons to contact as well as about current funding priorities and initiatives.


EURAXESS Germany is an information and advice point for internationally mobile researchers wishing to come to Germany or go abroad to work in research. On this website you can find information on funding opportunities, job offers, social security and tax issues and other topics relating to researcher mobility.