For two weeks, the participants have been bravely battling their way through adjective declensions and nominal constructions – but above all, they have proved their intercultural skills and made friends from all over the world. A ceremony was held at the Federal Foreign Office on Friday (29 July 2016) to pay tribute to the participants and winners of this year’s International German Olympics.
International German Olympics 2016
Germany a centre of global researchers
Berlin (GTAI) - A recent report from Germany’s Federal Ministry for Education and Research (BMBF) has revealed that Germany is fast becoming a centre for researchers to locate to from abroad, as well as being a global research hub.
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Germany is seeking to become a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council. Foreign Minister Steinmeier announced the candidacy for 2019/20 in Hamburg on Monday (27 June). The elections are expected to take place at the General Assembly in June 2018.
Germany’s candidacy on the Security Council
The siege against your right to know: What Ghanaian media can draw from Germany
In May this year, the Embassy and the German Federal Foreign Office organized a fact-finding trip for 18 selected journalists and media experts on the topic "pluralistic society - Role of the media in Germany. On behalf of Ghana the journalist Kwetey Nartey took part in this trip and describes his experience.
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