IMPORTANT NOTICE: Embassy closed on 18th February
The German Embassy will remain closed on Thursday, 18th February 2016, due to the elections.
In view of the still drastic humanitarian situation in and around Syria, the international Supporting Syria and the Region conference is being held in London on 4 February. Germany, Kuwait, Norway and...
Germany’s involvement in Syria
On the occasion of the 53rd anniversary of the Élysée Treaty, the Ambassadors of France and Germany to Uganda, Sophie Makame and Dr. Peter Blomeyer, hosted a musical performance and reception to celebrate this founding agreement and underscore the depth of the French-German partnership.
On 1 January 2016 Germany has assumed the Chairmanship of the Organization for Security and Co‑operation in Europe (OSCE) and is therefore responsible for steering the organization safely through the stormy tides of crises and challenges in 2016. Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier has presented the details of the Chairmanship’s programme to the 57 OSCE participating States in Vienna on 14 January 2016.
Germany’s OSCE Chairmanship in 2016
The International Green Week Berlin looks back on a 90‑year history. It will mark that remarkable anniversary from 15 to 24 January in collaboration with a special partner country. Morocco is the first African state to become a partner country of the world’s most important agriculture, nutrition and horticulture exhibition.
International Green Week
The German Ambassador's wife Sabine Blomeyer and a team of supporters organized a German Christmas Market at the residence on 6th December 2015. It was a great success with hundreds of visitors roaming through and buying the beautiful crafts and German specialities on offer. All profits were donated to Funds for Fistula e.V.
The Christmas Market Team
Volunteers selling German specialities
A frog band asking for donations
Entertainment for children
Viva Con Agua Uganda and Welthungerhilfe in collaboration with German Embassy organized a media trip to Moroto district in Uganda from 23rd to 26th November 2015. This trip provided opportunities for journalists and Viva con Agua activists to visit on-going projects funded by the German Government.
The Media Trip to Moroto district
Here you will find our articles about news and events and a choice of speeches from 2014 to 2016 in chronological order.
Embassy News Archive