On Friday, February 17th, a member of the German Embassy in New Delhi inaugurated the small scale project “edible school gardens” which was implemented by the Delhi based NGO “The Child Trust” (TCT).

A private and a governmental school in Raipura Village, Firozabad District, UP, were equipped with plants and gardening tools to start their own gardens in the school yards. The fruit and...
View details ⇨
German Study & Research Expo New Delhi 2017.
How can the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development be implemented? How can global crises be prevented before they erupt? And how can cooperation with Africa be improved? In Bonn the G20 Foreign Ministers are discussing the most urgent international issues of our times. Foreign Minister Gabriel considers this meeting a beacon event.

G20 Foreign Ministers meet in Bonn

auswaertiges-amt.de
German Ambassador to India meets President of FICCI

German Ambassador to India, Dr Martin Ney, met Mr Pankaj R. Patel, President of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI). The meeting took place at the Ambassador’s Residence on Friday, 17th February.

Both leaders talked about the excellent cooperation between German Embassy New Delhi and FICCI. They also spoke...
View details ⇨
How can global order be shaped through joint efforts? Focus of the meeting on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, crisis prevention and, peace policy, and cooperation with Africa.

G20 Foreign Ministers meet in Bonn

auswaertiges-amt.de
"Foreign policy is, and must be, more than crisis management. That is why it is so important that the 20 largest countries in the world are meeting to address the causes of conflicts and the options for peaceful crisis prevention and conflict resolution", said Foreign Minister Gabriel at the G20 Foreign Ministers Meeting.

Statement by Foreign Minister Gabriel today (15 February) on the G20 Foreign Ministers Meeting

auswaertiges-amt.de
For all the A-listers hitting the #Berlinale red carpet this week, Berlin continues to host the most public, and provocative, major #film event in Europe.

Amid the glitz, Berlinale remains the people's festival

dw.com
Tourism is booming in Germany. Overnight stays by foreigners rose to 80.8 million. The number of overnight stays in Germany was three percent higher in 2016 than the year before.

Germany: seventh record year in a row

dw.com
The #Berlinale demonstrates how films can bring together people and cultures from around the world. The Federal Foreign Office funds specially selected projects.

Berlinale: Federal Foreign Office promotes encounters through the cinema

auswaertiges-amt.de
Frank-Walter Steinmeier will be the 12th President of the Federal Republic of Germany. He gained the required absolute majority of votes in the first round, with 931 of the 1,260 delegates electing the 61-year-old politician.

Steinmeier wil be the new Federal President

bundesregierung.de
Whether you are travelling with friends, schoolmates or your family, Germany has many vibrant and exciting cities to make for an eventful Holiday. With exciting adventure sports, captivating landscapes, Shopping, the arts, nightlife and lots more Germany should be on your must visit list this holiday season. [ Bit.ly Link ] #mustsees #favouritespot #EnjoyGermanNature #germanytourism
Meet What's Up, Germany?'s Science Whizzes: [ Whatsupgermany.de Link ]
At the Federal Convention in Berlin on 12 February 2017, former German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier was elected the 12th President of the Federal Republic of Germany. Foreign Minister Gabriel congratulated the newly elected Federal President: “Today is a good day for our country,” the German Foreign Minister said.

Foreign Minister Gabriel on the presidential election: “a good day for our country”

auswaertiges-amt.de
Chancellor Angela Merkel has met with Hollywood star Richard Gere at the Federal Chancellery. Their meeting focused on the current situation in Tibet. Richard Gere is Chairman of the International Campaign for Tibet.

Chancellor meets actor Richard Gere

bundesregierung.de
Frank-Walter Steinmeier has been elected Federal President by the Federal Convention today. When he takes office on March 18, Steinmeier will succeed Joachim Gauck. In his acceptance speech, the former foreign minister called Germany "an anchor for hope," saying that the country should take responsibility and serve as a role model for other countries, according to DW.com. "[Germany] inspires...
View details ⇨
Where stars and cinema lovers meet: The Berlinale presents over 400 films and film premieres. First impressions

Berlinale tidbits: Day 1

deutschland.de
Looking for your next Family Holiday Destination? Look no further Germany offers it all. From action-packed vacations to a break from the mundane, a visit to one of the many German Theme Parks will ensure you a trip of a lifetime. [ Bit.ly Link ] #FamilyPark #ThemePark #FunTimes #MustVisit
Richard Gere, Paul Verhoeven, Diego Luna and Maggie Gyllenhaal: the Berlinale Film Festival always draws famous stars from around the world - and 2017 is no different. Take a look at who's joined the fest this year.

On the red carpet at Berlinale

dw.com
Here are seven films to watch out for at this year's Berlin #Film Festival. #Berlinale

Berlinale opens its doors

deutschland.de
Step Back in time, with a holiday to one of the most stunning regions in Germany. Land to many an invention this charming region offers the best of Art, Architechture and Natural Beauty with the Zwinger Palace, Semper Opera and the Bastei Rock formations. [ Bit.ly Link ] #Dresden #Saxony #GermanyTourism #favouritespot #EnjoyGermanNature