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Welcome to the German Embassy Kampala

"Herzlich Willkommen" to the German Embassy! In Uganda you would probably say "Tukusanyukidde", "Apwoyo bino" or "Karibu".

On our Website, we provide information on Germany, German - Ugandan relations, the activities of German Institutions in Uganda as well as the services of the Embassy for Ugandan and German citizens.

THE VISA SECTION HAS EXTENDED ITS OPENING HOURS AND INCREASED THE NUMBER OF SLOTS WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT!

Please study the following information on the extended opening hours at the visa section of the German Embassy Kampala carefully.

Reception of DAAD students and alumni

Reception of DAAD students and alumni at the German Residence

DAAD scholarship holders and alumni gathered at the Embassy of the German Ambassador in the evening of 23rd June. The students received their official certificates by the Ambassador who at the same occasion accepted the patronage of AUGA, the Association of Ugandan-German Alumni in Uganda.

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EU Climate Diplomacy Day

2nd Climate Diplomacy Day

The 2nd EU Climate Diplomacy Day was commemorated in Kampala on 17th June 2015 by a whole day event. A lively panel discussion was held in the morning. And in the afternoon exhibitions were shown at the National Theatre Gardens. Later Bebe Cool and Navio performed live.

Cultural and human rights get-together at the German Residence

On Friday, 12th June, the Chargé d'Affaires of the German Embassy, Joachim Düster, invited over 160 representatives of the human rights sector and the cultural scene of Kampala to an event at the German Residence. The guests enjoyed the modern dance performance of an ensemble trained by German based choreographer Yolanda Gutiérrez and the music mixed by German DJ and music producer Tom Strauch.

The residence

Human Rights Event at German Residence

The artists

The artists Yolanda and DJ Tom Strauch

The dance performance

The dance performance

Host and guests

Host and guests

LABA! Art Festival promotion

LABA! Art Festival promotion

The Hosts

The Hosts

The speeches

The speeches

The dance performance

The dance performance

DJ Tom Strauch

DJ Tom Strauch

Guests

Human Rights Event at German Residence

The mood

Human Rights Event at German Residence

The dance performance

Human Rights Event at German Residence

Euro-African Kampala Film Festival

Euro-African Film Festival 2015

The 2nd Euro-African Kampala Film Festival is taking place from 16th to 27th of June 2015. The program offers a variety of African and European movies which will all be screened at the Cineplex, Oasis Mall, Kampala. For more information on the program, please refer to the links below.

7th German Language Festival

7th German Language Festival in Kampala 2015

The Association of Teachers of German in Uganda and the Goethe-Zentrum Kampala/ Ugandan German Cultural Society organized the 7th annual German Language Festival at Kibuli Secondary School on Sunday, 7th June. This annual event brings together students and teachers of schools in Uganda that teach the German Language. It promotes the imaginative and creative abilities of the students as well as their cultural awareness. The event was supported by the German Embassy.

Spring Dance Event at the Residence

“Art is what pleases us without any further purpose” goes a famous if contentious definition of art. To please his guests without any further purpose was the reason for a Spring Dance Event which the German Ambassador, Dr. Peter Blomeyer, hosted at his residence on the evening of 19th May.

Welcoming guests

Welcoming guests

The venue

The venue

The band

The band

The guest of honour

Spring Dance Event

Good mood

The mood

The band

Spring Dance Event

The dance act

The dance act

The guests

Spring Dance Event

The dance act

Spring Dance Event

The dance act

The dance act

The pianist

The pianist

Open stage

Open stage

UOC workshop

Third National Sports Development Action Plan workshop

Deputy Head of Mission, Joachim Düster, was the guest of honour at the 3rd National Sports Development (NSO) Action Plan Workshop and officially handed over the certificates to the participants. The workshop was organized by the Uganda Olympic Committee (UOC) supported by the Federal Foreign Office German Sport Co-operation Programme.

Signing of SE4ALL Declaration

Uganda, the EU, Germany and France reinforce their partnership towards development of sustainable energy

Germany, France and the European Union signed a joined declaration with the Ugandan Government in order to strengthen the “Sustainable Energy for All (SE4ALL)” Initiative. The signing of the declaration was preceded by intensive talks between the partners in Kampala. In the picture from left to right: Dr Friedrich Kitschelt (State Secretary in the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development), EU Commissioner Neven Mimica, Irene Nafuna Muloni (Minister for Energy and Minerals in Uganda) and François Delattre (Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the French Republic in the United Nations Security Council – UNSC). For more detailed information on the Joint Declaration, please download the Press Release of the Delegation of the European Union in Kampala:

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The Ambassador

Dr. Peter Blomeyer

Dr. Peter Blomeyer

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Opening hours and contact details

Opening Hours

Working Hours
Monday to Thursday
07.30 a.m. - 04.00 p.m.
Friday
07.30 a.m. - 01.00 p.m.

Visiting Hours Visa and Consular Section / Embassy
Monday to Friday
8:00 - 11:00am (upon prior appointment only)


In order to apply for a visa, notarial acts, birth registration, marriage certificates and/or applications for a passport you need to book an appointment through our online appointment system. We kindly ask you to carefully study the information regarding the procedures provided on our website.

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Please note that the Embassy remains closed on the following holidays:

Embassy Holidays

Contact Details

Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany

15, Philip Road, Kololo

Kampala

Uganda

Postal Address

Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany

P.O. Box 7016

Kampala

Uganda

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15, Philip Road, Kololo
P.O. Box 7016
Kampala
Uganda

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