Bundesentwicklungsminister Gerd Mueller, CSU besucht Eritrea

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Bundesentwicklungsminister Gerd Mueller, CSU besucht Eritrea

Federal Development Minister Dr Gerd Müller in Eritrea

Being the first German minister after 20 years, Federal Minister for Economic Cooperation and Development Dr Gerd Müller visited Asmara. The Minister and his delegation arrived in the early evening of...

Photo Series: Federal Minister Dr. Gerd Müller in Eritrea

Federal Minister Müller in Eritrea

Federal Minister Müller in Eritrea

Federal Minister Müller in Eritrea

Federal Minister Müller in Eritrea

Federal Minister in Eritrea

Federal Minister in Eritrea

Federal Minister Müller in Eritrea

Federal Minister Müller in Eritrea

Federal Minister Müller in Eritrea

Federal Minister Müller in Eritrea

Federal Minister Müller in Eritrea

Federal Minister Müller in Eritrea

Federal Minister Müller in Eritrea

Federal Minister Müller in Eritrea

Federal Minister Müller in Eritrea

Federal Minister Müller in Eritrea

Federal Minister Müller in Eritrea

Federal Minister Müller in Eritrea

Day of German Unity 2015

Ambassador Dr. Zimmer and his wife have hosted a reception on the occasion of  the German Day of Unity 2015. Amongst the guests were ministers, diplomats, Eritrean partners and friends. Around 250 gue...

Germany temporarily resumes border controls

Sep 15, 2015 On September 13, German Interior Minister de Maizière announced the temporary resumption of border controls at the internal Schengen borders. Travellers with a valid Schengen visa will b...

IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015.

The spotlight were on Ghirmay Ghebreslassie during the opening competitions of the IAAF World Championships, Beijing 2015. The 19-year-old wrote athletics history by becoming the youngest winner of a...

Concert of Leipzig Philharmonic Orchestra

On the occasion of Eritrea's independence celebrations on May 24, the Leipzig Philharmonic Orchestra visitied Asmara, supported by the Goethe Institut. With conducter Prof Michael Köhler 35 members o...

International Holocaust Memorial Day 2015

On the occasion of the the International Holocaust Memorial Day, the Embassy held a commemoration evening on January 27, 2015 in cooperation with the Embassy of the State of Israel, the UN Representat...

Presentation of A1 certificate

On October 15, 2014, 28 students of the Eritro-German-Center in Asmara received their A1 certifactes from the Goethe Institute. For this accomplishment to be possible, the Goethe Institute Nairobi sen...

Reception on October 3, 2014

Greeting by Ambassador Andreas Zimmer on the Day of German Unity Honourable Ministers, Honourable officials of the Government of the State of Eritrea, Excellencies, Members of the Diplomatic Corps,...

Deutscher Medienpreis Entwicklungspolitik

German Development Media Awards presented

At a presentation in Berlin, seven journalists have been honoured with the German Development Media Award for their excellent work in the field of human rights and development. This prize is awarded jointly by the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) and Deutsche Welle (DW). The German Development Media Awards honor journalists who retain their independence, take on topics related to human rights and expose problems that usually are hardly covered or not covered at all by the media. They recognize courage and dedication and honor the people who advocate respecting and protecting human rights and who remind us that access to education and equal opportunities are universal rights.

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The Ambassador

Dr. Andreas Zimmer

The Federal Minister of Foreign Affairs

Federal Foreign Minister Dr Frank-Walter Steinmeier

Dr. Frank-Walter Steinmeier

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

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

In the coming year, 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.

Germany Trade & Invest (GTAI)

Germany Trade and Invest

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International Parliamentary Scholarship (IPS)

Bundestag Innen

Would you like to work at the German Parliament? Well, if you come from Central, Eastern or South-Eastern Europe, Israel or the USA, the International Parliamentary Scholarship (IPS) scheme gives you...

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SPORT IN DEUTSCHLAND

Sportförderung Auswärtiges Amt

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