1. Deutsche Botschaft Vorderansicht Welcome to the German Embassy Kampala
  2. Signing of the Elysée Treaty The Élysée Treaty, a celebration of the French-German friendship
  3. 65. Berlinale - Vorbereitung The Berlinale – International Film Festival
Deutsche Botschaft Vorderansicht

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.

Signing of the Elysée Treaty

The Élysée Treaty, a celebration of the French-German friendship

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.

65. Berlinale - Vorbereitung

The Berlinale – International Film Festival

The 66th Berlin International Film Festival is to be held from 11 to 21 February 2016. Berlin’s largest cultural extravaganza attracts 20,000 expert visitors every year for one of the key events in the international film scene. But the public don’t lose out! With more than 335 000 tickets usually sold, the Berlinale is the world’s largest public film festival.

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Embassy closed on 18th February

The German Embassy will remain closed on Thursday, 18th February 2016, due to the elections.

Supporting Syria London 2016

Support for Syria and its neighbours

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...

Signing of the Elysée Treaty

The Élysée Treaty, a celebration of the French-German friendship

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.

Germany’s OSCE Chairmanship in 2016

Germany’s OSCE Chairmanship in 2016 – “Renewing dialogue, rebuilding trust, restoring security”

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.

Morocco to be first African partner country at premier agribusiness trade fair

90 years of International Green Week – Morocco is first African partner country at premier agribusiness trade fair

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.

Art and Crafts market

German Christmas Market

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.

Stollen for sale

Stollen for sale

Ambassador and helpers

Ambassador and helpers

German Sausages

German Sausages

The Christmas Market Team

The Christmas Market Team

Fresh Waffles

Fresh Waffles

Art and Crafts market

Art and Crafts market

Drinks and food on offer

Drinks and food on offer

Art Stalls

Art Stalls

Christmas Market Stalls

Christmas Market Stalls

Volunteers selling German specialities

Volunteers selling German specialities

A frog band asking for donations

A frog band asking for donations

Entertainment for children

Entertainment for children

At a borehole

All for water, water for all – Dance, rap and paint to get the water running

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.

German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier (SPD) is greeted by the German Ambassador to Uganda, Dr. Peter-Christof Blomeyer (left)

More Articles on our Embassy Events

Here you will find our articles about news and events and a choice of speeches from 2014 to 2016 in chronological order.

The Ambassador

Dr. Peter Blomeyer

Dr. Peter Blomeyer

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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Kindly note that the German fax number is more reliable than the Ugandan fax number and should therefore be given preference.

Please use the contact form below if you would like to send an email to the Ambassador or one of the individual sections.


Contact Form

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

Address and Location Map

Address

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

Location Map

Deutsche Organisationen in Uganda

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Ein Überblick über deutsche Organisationen in Uganda.

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Refugees and migration

Approximately one million people sought refuge in Germany in 2015. The influx of refugees from crisis regions and war zones is currently determining social policy debates in Germany more strongly than any other topic. The special feature on “Refugees and migration” in the latest issue of DE Magazin Deutschland and on the deutschland.de website presents reports, interviews and profiles that explain how Germany is addressing this enormous task and describe the efforts of policymakers, administrators, institutions and countless volunteers. This issue also includes an interview with Gernot Erler, Special Representative of the Federal Government for the German OSCE Chairmanship in 2016, and an article about Germany’s commitment to the United Nations. 

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