Germany is working to fight poaching in Africa. These efforts have meant that animal populations have stabilized within a short space of time in some regions.
Fighting poaching together
Tesla has acquired a small German engineering firm and aims to build the “world’s most advanced factory” with its help. On closer examination, what sounds like an ordinary news items from the M&A market kindles a great deal of imagination. After all, Tesla CEO, South-African born, Elon Musk is one of the most inspiring figures in Silicon Valley at the present time.
Tesla looks to Europe
The German car manufacturer Porsche launches an educational training project to help socially disadvantaged young adults in South Africa.
Educational training project
On December 1, sixteen women and men were honoured with the first Franco-German Prize for Human Rights and the Rule of Law in Berlin. Two of the prize winners are from the African continent: Maximilienne Ngo Mbe from Cameroon and Jacqueline Moudeïna from Chad.
Franco-German Humanitarian Prize
The EU’s migration partnerships or compacts with major African transit states and countries of origin of migrants are intended to help cope with the flows of illegal migrants and refugees.
Fighting causes of displacement
German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier met with his European counterparts at the EU Foreign Affairs Council in Brussels December12. In view of the dramatic situation in Aleppo, consultations between EU Foreign Ministers also centred on Syria. Other points on the agenda included the European Union’s relations with Africa and a meeting with Colombian President Santos.
Focus on Aleppo and EU’s relations with Africa
Thanks to the support of the German Foreign Office, for the first time the 2017 Berlinale will provide a platform for innovative projects and ideas from the African film industry.
Berlinale Africa Hub
www.make-it-in-germany.com is the official multilingual online portal for international qualified professionals. It helps them find out how to make a success of coming to Germany – from preparations in their home countries to arriving and getting settled in.
Working, training and studying in Germany