Sports Promotion

Disziplin bei der Leichtathletik WM in Berlin: Staffellauf Enlarge image (© dpa / picture-alliance) Within its sports promotion programme the Federal German Foreign Office supports the development of sport in Namibia by sending experts, making donations of sport material and arranging for training courses for coaches at sport schools and universities in Germany. Within this framework Namibia and Germany agreed on two so-called long-term projects.

End of the Basketball Long- Term Project

Basketball Long- Term Project comes to an end

To mark the occasion of the end of the long- term project in the sport of basketball, an official closing function took place at the grounds of the Basketball Artists School in Katutura on the 15th October 2013.

Basketball Long-Term Project in Namibia

In pursuance of the Agreement on Cultural Co-operation and in the desire to strengthen the existing bilateral relations between the two countries and to improve the co-operation in the field of sport, the parties have agreed on a basketball long-term project. Here you can find an information summary of this project.

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Football Long-Term Project in Namibia

In pursuance of the Agreement on Cultural Co-operation and in the desire to strengthen the existing bilateral relations between the two countries and to improve the co-operation in the field of sport, the parties have agreed on a football long-term project. Here you can find an information summary of this project.

Basketball expert Frank Albin with Namibian basketball students

Interview with basketball expert Frank Albin

On the 30. September 2013 the long- term basketball project that has been running since 2009 found its conclusion. The German Embassy presents an interview with Frank Albin, basketball expert with the project.

Sports Promotion

Menschen bewegen Sportförderung Auswärtiges Amt

Sport without Borders: International Sports Promotion of the Federal Foreign Office

Dressurreiterin Isabell Werth

It stands for fairness, tolerance and peaceful competition: International Sports Promotion of the Federal Foreign Office is a global success story and one example of how sport can build bridges across linguistic, political and cultural divides. In the past 50 years the Federal Foreign Office and its partners – including the German Olympic Sports Confederation (DOSB), the German Football Association (DFB), the German Athletics Federation (DLV) and the Sport University in Leipzig – have supported more than 1,300 sporting projects in 100 countries as part of its International Sports Promotion.

Deutsche Bundesliga

Alle Top-Neuigkeiten der deutschen Bundesliga auf einen Blick: Spielpläne, Ergebnisse, Clubs, Spieler und vieles mehr.

United in Sport!

Sports Equipement

On 5 June 2015, sports equipment was handed over to the Namibia Paralympic Committee and the football project “Auf Ballhöhe” at the Basketball Artist School in Katutura.