Germans have been contributing to and changing music for centuries. While it would take volumes to cover them all, here’s a basic primer to some of the bigger names in German music and their musical stylings and innovations.
From Bach to Blumentopf
A new generation of young, confident and mobile Africans are taking their destinies into their own hands and changing the continent for the better. Deutsche Welle's new 'Africa on the Move' series will introduce the audience to these African champions who are making things happen by using their energy and skills to lift up their communities as well as the entire continent.
New multimedia series for Africa
Is it brain drain or brain gain? Why do young scientists from Africa and Asia travel for research? And do they want to return home? Deutsche Welle asked young scientists at the recent Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting.
Interview with young scientists in Lindau
A new sales and service office of German company BOSCH was officially opened in Lagos earlier this month. As a global supplier of technology and services, BOSCH will be active in Nigeria with all four of its business sectors: Mobility Solutions, Industrial Technology, Consumer Goods, and Energy and Building Technology.
Bosch Africa expands to Nigeria
When Africa is mentioned, one should not think of disasters, crises, wars, diseases. This year's Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting proves that doing so would give an incomplete picture. 35 of the total 650 participating young scientists stem from 14 African countries. When talking to these young scientists, one thing becomes evident: There is much to discover, many prejudices to be revised.
Researchers call for international partnerships
Germany's Foreign Minister spoke at the recent celebration of 90 years of the German Academic Exchange Service, or DAAD. Promoting understanding is a key element in Germany's research and academic relations policy and the DAAD is an “indispensable partner in shaping this policy.”
Steinmeier on wealth in foreign academic exchange