The Consular Department has changed the opening hours from 17 February 2014. It will then only be possible to be assisted by the Consular Department after having booked an appointment online. This means that also applicants for passports, certified copies or translations amongst others have to book an appointment beforehand online.
Günter Nooke, the Personal Envoy of Chancellor Angela Merkel for Africa, will visit Nairobi from 8 to 11 March 2014.
Mr Nooke will participate in the Colloquium "Power of Excellence" by the Alexander...
German Africa Envoy visits Kenya
Ambassador visits Turkana County
Kenyan-German development cooperation has been very active in many Kenyan regions for a long time. With devolution, this regional engagement has become even more imp...
German cooperation in Turkana county
On 26 February 2014, German Development Cooperation launched the “Potato Initiative Africa” in Nairobi. At the beginning of the workshop, the German Ambassador, Mr Andreas Peschke, addressed all parti...
German Food Partnership with Africa
On 6 February 2014, German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier received the Cabinet Secretary for Foreign Affairs of Kenya, Ambassador Amina Mohammed, who visited Germany, for talks at the Foreig...
German and Kenyan Foreign Ministers meet in Berlin
TestAS is a central standardised aptitude test for foreign students. TestAS gives prospective students information about their individual ranking compared to other applicants. With good results, they can improve their chances of being admitted for studies at a German university. The registration for the next TestAS at Kenyatta University is open until 17 March 2014. The test will take place on 26 April 2014 at Kenyatta University.
TestAS - Test for Academic Studies
On 3 March 2014, we mark the first International World Wildlife Day. This day reminds us of the challenge we face to protect wildlife all over the world. In many parts of the world, the illegal killin...
World Wildlife Day
Germany and Kenya are long standing partners in development cooperation. We want to take this cooperation forward for the mutual benefit of our two nations. This week, Ambassador Peschke and the team of the Embassy had important talks with the Kenyan government on our joint development goals.
On 11 February 2014, Ambassador Peschke presented his credentials to H.E. the President of the Republic of the Seychelles, James Michel. Following the official ceremony, the Ambassador emphasized the good and cordial relations between Germany and the Seychelles. Last year, a record number of more than 30.000 German tourists visited the Seychelles. The cooperation in the field of tourism is expected to increase. The German carrier Condor is the only airline offering a direct service from Europe to the Seychelles.
Partnership with the Seychelles
Another German company has inaugurated its regional office in Kenya last Friday: KHS as a world leading company in Filing and Packaging Technology has been active in East Africa since 1975. The newly ...
KHS establishes Regional Office in Nairobi
The major German international company Bosch will enter the market in the fields of Power Tools, Automotive Aftermarket, Security Systems and Thermo Technology. Over the years, Bosch has earned itself...
Bosch opens official presence in Nairobi
"Germany’s role in the world: Reflections on responsibility, norms and alliances"
Speech "Germany’s role in the world: Reflections on responsibility, norms and alliances" by Federal President Joachim Gauck to open 50th Munich Security Conference on 31 January: "Let us thus not turn a blind eye, not run from threats, but instead stand firm, not forget, neglect or betray universal values, but instead uphold these values together with our friends and partners. Let us be seen to be living by them, let us defend them."
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