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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 want to provide you with 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.

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Invitation for a bid: The German Embassy sells 2 Mitsubishi Pajeros

Two cars for sale

The German Embassy is selling two cars. The official viewing of the cars and collection of bids (in a closed envelope) is taking place on May 26th from 1pm-3pm.

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.

Two educational opportunities

The International Nuremberg Principles Academy offers research fellowships and the BMBF calls for application for the “Green Talents – International Forum for High-Potentials in Sustainable Development”. Find out more:

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:

Ceremony to announce winner

Dr. Livingstone Sewanyana wins EU Human Rights Defenders Award 2015

Dr Livingstone Sewanyana has been awarded with the annual European Union Human Rights Defenders Award which is granted by the EU Member States, Norway and the EU Delegation in Uganda for outstanding achievements regarding the promotion and protection of human rights, democratic development and fundamental freedoms in accordance with the United Nations Declaration on Human Rights.

3000 young athlets in Lira

Germany contributes to 4th Kids' Athletics Championship in Lira

Germany provided funds for most of the sports equipment of the 4th Primary Schools National Athletics Championship for almost 3000 students. It takes place in Lira from 28th April to 11th May 2015. Joachim Düster, Deputy Head of Mission, and Senior IAAF Development Adviser Günter Lange visited the event.

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Signing agreement with UPFM

German Government donates money to media freedom

On Thursday, 30th April 2015, an agreement was signed by Hon. Mariam Nalubega, MP, Chair of the Uganda Parliamentary Forum on Media (UPFM), and Ambassador Dr Peter Blomeyer, acting on behalf of the Federal Republic of Germany. The agreement provides for a grant of €76.400 (242m UGX) to UPFM.

The Mystery of the Rwenzori Mountains

Why are the Rwenzori Mountains where they are?

“When two tectonic plates move apart, you do not expect a mountain to rise,” Dr. Andreas Schumann introduced the audience to the mysteries the Rwenzori Mountains hold for scientists around the world. A team of geologists working at Makere University gave a lecture on the geologic evolution of the Rwenzori Mountains at the Residence of the German Ambassador on Tuesday evening.

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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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Phone:
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Fax:
0049 (0) 30 1817 67182 / 00256-(0) 414-50 11 15

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Address

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

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