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Ambassador Ralf Breth during the 4th African Children's Film Festival (AFRIKIKAS) in Gaborone on Friday 8 December 2017.

NGO Council Second Stakeholder Forum

Ambassador Ralf Breth during NGO Council on 14 November 2017 at Tlotlo Hotel in Gaborone.

WHO Representative visiting German Ambassador

WHO Representative at German Embassy

German Ambassador Ralf Breth with Dr Martins Ovberedjo, WHO Representative to Botswana (left) and Mr Moagi Gaborone, Health and Information Promotion Officer (WHO Botswana country office).


Ambassador Ralf Breth in Mokobeng

On November 3rd 2017, Ambassador Ralf Breth attended the celebration of the 50th anniversary of Mokobeng Primary School as special guest. Other dignitaries present were the Minister of Health and Wel...

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Follow the Falling Walls Livestream on 8/9 November 2017!

Renewable Energy Conference 9 November 2017, Gaborone

Climate Course

Get fit for the Climate

Learn how you can impact climate change – a free-of-charge Online-Course offered by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF) in cooperation with the German Climate Association (DKK) gives you the opportunity to understand the basics of climate change and to examine its complexity.

Ambassador Breth hands over letter of accreditation to President Khama

Accreditation Ambassador Ralf Breth

On September 5 Ambassador Ralf Breth handed over his letter of accreditation to President Lieut. Gen. Seretse Khama Ian Khama. The ambassador, who was accompanied by deputy head of mission, Mrs. Katja...


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"SADC Success Stories" launched

On 14 August, the Executive Secretary of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), Dr Stergomena Lawrence Tax, launched at the 37th SADC Summit in Pretoria the second edition of the SADC Succ...

SADC Executive Secretary Dr Tax and Mr Schneider, BMZ

2017 Intergovernmental Negotiations on Development Cooperation with SADC

The development negotiations between the Southern African Development Community (SADC) and the Federal Republic of Germany, which are held every two years, were successfully concluded in Berlin on 28 ...

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German-Moroccan Co-Chairmanship of the Global Forum on Migration and Development 2017-2018

On 1 January 2017, Germany and Moroccot took over the Co-Chairmanship of the Global Forum on Migration and Development (GFMD). The 2017 ministerial level Forum Meeting will be hosted by Germany from 28-30 June in Berlin. For more information please visit

Afrikanische Kinder mit Deutschlandflagge

Africa in Germany's foreign policy: making the most of opportunities, promoting African ownership

Which strategy is Germany pursuing with regard to this rapidly changing continent? The Federal Government Policy Guidelines for Africa, developed by the Federal Foreign Office, set out approaches to taking opportunities, tackling risks and overcoming crises.

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Discover topics, find information, view videos , take part in the Germany Quiz and in online voting, interact with others: If you want to understand what makes Germany tick and what Germany is busy talking about, then visit deutschland.de and its social-media channels .

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In the first half of 2017, Estonia will hold the Presidency of the Council of the European Union.