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May 24, 2017 3:48 PM

Petersberg Climate Dialogue: solidarity and determination in climate action

"We share a common fate," declared Chancellor Angela Merkel on the second day of the Petersberg Climate Dialogue. Representatives of 35 states were in Berlin from May 22-23 to discuss how the Paris Agreement on climate change can be effectively implemented.

May 23, 2017 2:15 PM

Harnessing digital technologies for international cooperation

re:publica in Berlin hosts discussion on how open standards and open data can help to promote sustainable development.

May 23, 2017 12:39 PM

SA-German Chamber leads SA delegation to Hamburg Port Celebrations

South Africa has been given the exclusive rights as the partner country for the 2018 Hamburg Port Celebrations. In light of this exciting event, the SA-German Chamber invited a number of organisations, who would be interested inparticipating in the 2018 festival to Hamburg. 2017. A South African delegation visited Hamburg from May 1-7.

May 22, 2017 1:15 PM

KfW Foundation awards KfW-Bernhard-Grzimek-Prize and 50,000 Euro in prize money

The environmentalist Andrew Zaloumis is honoured for his outstanding commitment and visionary management of iSimangaliso national park in South Africa.

May 22, 2017 9:29 AM

Creating prospects in Africa and the Middle East

Crisis prevention, humanitarian aid and new prospects in their own countries are to help persuade more people to remain rather than fleeing their homes. German government will continue to work for this at international level.

May 19, 2017 12:50 PM

German Football Ambassador awards presented at the Foreign Office

Football ambassadors shape Germany’s image all over the world. German footballers and trainers actively bridge borders. Yesterday, there was an award ceremony for the winners of the “German Football Ambassador."

May 19, 2017 11:58 AM

South African Delegation visit to the B20 Health Conference

The B20 is part of the G20 programme and represents the entire G20 business community. In the B20, business representatives of the entire G20 develop joint recommendations and advocate specific policy-actions across the complete G20 agenda.

May 19, 2017 11:58 AM

Eco volunteers

What happens when five young people head to different continents to do some green-volunteering? Follow their adventures as they take on new languages, solar energy, organic farming and wild African animals.

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