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Dear visitors, welcome to the website of the German Embassy in Gaborone

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PLEASE NOTE:

The Embassy has moved to new premises. 

As of September 11th, 2014, the Embassy can be reached at the following address:

Physical Address (new):

Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany

Queens Road, Plot 1079-1084

Gaborone (Main Mall)

Botswana

Postal Address and Contacts (unchanged):

Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany

P.O. Box 315

Gaborone

Botswana

Tel.: +267-3953143 / 3704900

Fax: +267-3953038

Mail: gaborone%27%diplo%27%de,info

Okavango Delta on the UNESCO World Heritage List as the 1000 World Heritage Site

During its 38th session in Doha, the capital von Qatar, the UNESCO World Heritage Committee added 26 new sites to the World Heritage List. The Okavango Delta in Botswana was among the highlights.

SADC and Germany agree to jointly support the deepening of Regional Integration for the benefit of the people in the Region / German commitments to SADC in 2014 total €26 million

During Official SADC-German Consultations on 25 November 2014, both sides agreed on new overarching aims and areas for future cooperation. Moreover, Germany announced new commitments to SADC, now totaling more than €325 million over the last two decades .

Lake Taganjika in Burundi

New guidelines for Africa policy – supporting the security architecture, boosting African ownership

On 21 May 2014 the German cabinet decided on the new Federal Government Policy Guidelines for Africa drafted by the Federal Foreign Office. The guidelines summarise the context, principles and focuses of Germany’s Africa policy.

Gedenkjahr 2014 - 1. Weltkrieg

The First World War

A flood of books is the first herald of a special period of commemoration: since the beginning of 2013, more than 110 books dealing with World War One (1914-1918) have been published or announced. Aus...

Federal Foreign Minister Dr Frank-Walter Steinmeier

1914 – the failure of and the need for diplomacy

Article by Federal Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier to commemorate the outbreak of the First World War one hundred years ago.

ixpos

iXPOS - A Platform for Foreign Companies Interested in the German Market

iXPOS – The German Business Portal presents its newly revamped website featuring not only a new design but also an expanded content and advanced functionality to serve a wider international community.

Make it in germany

The “Make it in Germany” website welcomes skilled professionals to Germany!

“Make it in Germany!” Take a look at our website to see how skilled professionals like yourself can come to live and work in Germany. German firms are facing a genuine skills shortage that is expected to continue into the future. The German Government has therefore set up this website to help business and industry find the specialists they need. Welcome to Germany!

Logo Italian EU-Presidency 2nd half 2014

EU Council Presidency

Italy will hold the presidency of the council of the European Union in the second half of 2014

Afrikanische Kinder mit Deutschlandflagge

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

Germany's policy towards Africa is value-based; its principles are respect for human rights, democracy, and the rule of law and peaceful resolution of conflicts. Yet Germany also has clearly defined interests. As a major exporting nation we need a reliable and well-functioning world trade system, which cannot exist without peace, security and stability.

Federal "Research and Innovation" Funding Advisory Service

The Federal "Research and Innovation" Funding Advisory Service is the central point of contact for any questions concerning research and innovation funding. The centre informs potential applicants about the federal research structure, funding programmes and the persons to contact as well as about current funding priorities and initiatives.

Time and weather in Germany

Berlin:
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Deutscher Wetterdienst
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! PLEASE NOTE !

THE GERMAN EMBASSY WILL BE CLOSED ON THE FOLLOWING DAYS:

WEDNESDAY, 24 DECEMBER 2014

THURSDAY, 25 DECEMBER 2014

FRIDAY, 26 DECEMBER 2014

WEDNESDAY, 31 DECEMBER 2014

THURSDAY, 1 JANUARY 2015

 

We wish you a merry X-mas and a Happy New Year!

The Federal Minister of Foreign Affairs

Federal Foreign Minister Dr Frank-Walter Steinmeier

Dr. Frank-Walter Steinmeier

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Facts about Germany

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