1. On the coast of Namibia the Namib desert meets the Atlantic ocean Welcome to Namibia!
  2. North Sea: Sailing in the mudflat when the tide is in Information about Germany
  3. 26 Years of German-Namibian Relations
On the coast of Namibia the Namib desert meets the Atlantic ocean

Welcome to Namibia!

North Sea: Sailing in the mudflat when the tide is in

Information about Germany

26 Years of German-Namibian Relations

Logo for Germany’s Summer Olympics pavilion

2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro

Visitors will be able to savour the Olympic and Paralympic spirit at a particularly special location in Rio de Janeiro. From 4 August to 18 September, Leblon Beach will be playing host to the OliAle Pavilion, a meeting point for Brazilians, tourists and all those looking to experience Rio 2016 with a German-Brazilian atmosphere.

  Find out more about this new form of German participation in the Summer Olympics and about the Olympic games at

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Final of the International German Olympics held in the Weltsaal at the Federal Foreign Office

For two weeks, the participants have been bravely battling their way through adjective declensions and nominal constructions – but above all, they have proved their intercultural skills and made friends from all over the world. A ceremony was held at the Federal Foreign Office on Friday (29 July 2016) to pay tribute to the participants and winners of this year’s International German Olympics.

Namibian invited by German government to attend ”Berlin Art Week”

Namibian invited by German Government to attend ”Berlin Art Week”

Culture and entertainment journalist Gordon Joseph has been invited to attend Berlin Art Week from 12 until 18 September 2016 as part of the Visitors Programme of the German Federal Government.

German "Weltwärts volunteers" in Namibia

15 German volunteers of the ASC Göttingen Sports Club are heading back home. For the first time, 2 Namibian youth will be seen off to Germany.

The worldwide volunteering service “Weltwärts” is enjoying growing popularity in Namibia. On the 30th July, Christian Grün from the German Embassy said good bye to the 15 German volunteers of the ASC Göttingen Sports Club who had been volunteering in Namibia. 

Lectures by Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. mult. Klaus Töpfer

The Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen (ifa) and the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany inform: From 29 July until 3 August 2016 Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. mult. Klaus Töpfer, former German Federal Minister for Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety, former Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and Founding Director of the Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies (IASS) will be holding lectures on Renewable Energies and Nature Conservation in Namibia in the framework of the ifa Public Lectures Programme.

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

Germany is seeking to become a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council. Foreign Minister Steinmeier announced the candidacy for 2019/20 in Hamburg on Monday (27 June). The elections are expected to take place at the General Assembly in June 2018.

Appointment System for Visa Applications

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Please click on the link below to book your appointment!

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.

“Auswärtiges Amt – Auslandsvertretungen weltweit”: the app for finding German missions abroad on all standard mobile devices

App Auswärtiges AMt

Its interactive and informative app provides quick, easy access to the latest information from the FFO.  

Youtube Channel of the Federal Foreign Office

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