Foreign Minister Gabriel met with African Union representatives in Addis Ababa, on Tuesday May 2, to discuss how the threat of famine in the region can be averted. Gabriel believes the organisation plays a key role in shaping Africa’s future.
Working together to prevent humanitarian crises
Joe Kaeser, the company's boss, speaks about oportunities at the World Economic Forum on Africa in the South African city of Durban. Also, a minister-level delegation from Europe's biggest economy attended the forum.
Africa offers the German economy "great possibilities"
Mali is a pivotal country for peace and stability in the Sahel region. With his trip, Foreign Minister Gabriel wants to show why the Bundeswehr engagement in Mali is now more important than ever.
Stability through training and reconciliation
A project being run by the German non-governmental organization HELP from Germany, to boost food security for rural households in Zimbabwe, is bearing fruit with farmers who were struggling to feed their families now enjoying improved livelihoods with proceeds from their surplus harvest.
German Project HELP boosts food production in Zimbabwe
On April 13, representatives from Governments and a variety oforganisations came together in Berlin to jointly recommit to responding to the dramatic humanitarian situations in Africa and Yemen.
An Agenda for Humanity
Germany and France plan to provide equipment and training to five African states working to present a joint front against terrorism, the defence ministers of the two European countries said at a meeting in Berlin on Monday, April 11.
Mauritania, Mali, Burkina Faso, Niger and Chad - Sahel G5
Celebrated Zimbabwean afro-fusion band Mokoomba is making waves in Germany. They returned home after a tour of Europe, which included a series of shows in Germany, to launch their third album distributed by the Munich-based world and African urban music label Outhere Records. The GIC spoke to some of the band members ahead of the band’s new tour of the United States and Europe.
Zimbabwean band tours Germany
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