Mission ATALANTA

(© German Embassy Nairobi)

Successful operation against piracy:

Mission ATALANTA

Federal Foreign Office in Berlin

The main entrance of the Federal Foreign Office in Berlin.

Germany and Somalia

For the first time since 1991, an internationally fully recognized government was formed under President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud. Many countris, including Germany, have re-vitalised their diplomatic relations with the "Federal Republic of Somalia". The international community has pledged 1.6 billion Euros until 2016 to assist the people of Somalia. Germany will contribute more than 90 million Euros through its bilateral co-operation.