Africa in Focus News
Africa is a special focus of German foreign policy. Germany's policy towards Africa is value-based; its principles are respect for human rights, democracy, and the rule of law and peaceful resolution of conflicts.
Feb 9, 2017 | www.deutschland.de
Feb 14, 2017 | Berlinale / Goethe-Institut Südafrika
Feb 24, 2017
The war on infectious diseases is one focus of Germany’s G20 Presidency, stressed German Chancellor Angela Merkel at the Third International German Forum. To prevent pandemics we must work together, she said.
International German Forum on health in Berlin
Feb 23, 2017
As part of the training of young professionals in international development cooperation, the participants of the Postgraduate Training Programme of the German Development Institute DIE in Bonn have now left for their research projects.
DIE projects in Kenya, Mozambique and South Africa
Feb 22, 2017
At the Third International German Forum experts from 25 countries, from the realms of politics, science and research and civil society, meet on February 21 and 22 to discuss ways of improving the quality of life and health.
Meeting of experts at the German Chancellery in Berlin
Feb 21, 2017
Fighting poverty must be a joint task of the G20, said German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel at a meeting with his official counterparts in Bonn. Crisis prevention, sustainable development and cooperation with Africa should be given greater priority.
Foreign ministers meeting in Bonn
Feb 21, 2017
| Technische Universität München
Bill Gates, Co-Chairman of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and Gerd Müller, German Development Minister, have discussed development policy in Africa at a speakers series event at the Technical University of Munich.
Speaker series event on the Technical University of Munich