Germany is the Land of Ideas, but also a cultural, educational, sporting and environmental hub in Europe. It also retains a prominent profile on the world's economic and political front. Keep up with the fast-paced and multifaceted changes of this dynamic nation on this newsfeed.
Jun 6, 2017 | www.deutschland.de
Jun 23, 2017
Foreign Minister Gabriel issued a statement on June 22 in Berlin on the occasion of the Uganda Solidarity Summit on Refugees, which was hosted in Kampala from June 22 - 23. Minister Gabriel announced that Germany is pledging 50 million Euro towards Uganda’s refugee policy.
UN Summit on Refugees in Uganda
Jun 21, 2017
During the G20 Summit, Deutschland.de is organising a world-wide competition called #youforG20 – your project for an interconnected world. The best project wins 15,000 Euros! Are you involved in a project that supports social commitment, contributes to improving gender equality, conserve the environment or promote the inclusion of young people, social and economic entrepreneurship? Then enter the #youforG20! competition.
Enter the #youforG20 competition
Jun 19, 2017
The German private sector initiative AFRIKA KOMMT! has achieved a new record with nearly 6,000 applicants from 45 countries. The initiative trains future managers and fosters German-African economic relations.
Young managers from Africa in German companies
Jun 19, 2017
Helmut Kohl was German Chancellor for 16 years. His term in office will always be linked to the happiest event in modern German history: following the peaceful revolution in the German Democratic Republic, and the fall of the Berlin Wall, Helmut Kohl managed to reunite Germany in peace and liberty after decades of division. Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said on June 16 of the passing of former Chancellor Helmut Kohl: "He was a great statesman, a great German politician and above all a great European.
The Chancellor who reunited Germany