It is the largest international conference ever hosted in Germany: from 6 to 17 November up to 25,000 representatives of governments and NGOs are gathering in Bonn for the 23rd UN Climate Change Conference (COP23). Under the Presidency of the Republic of Fiji, concrete steps on implementing the Paris Agreement will be negotiated.
Climate Change Conference in Bonn
Human traffickers deliberately spread rumours and false information about living conditions in Europe in order to encourage people to risk the dangerous journey. Most refugees do not know this. Therefore Germany is informing people through its campaign #RumoursAboutGermany
Rumours about Germany [pdf, 986.52k]
On 30/09/2017, the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Accra with its German partner institutions in Ghana organized an open day to mark 60 years of diplomatic relations between Germany and Ghana.
Germany goes Ghana
Germany’s guidelines for Africa
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.
Federal Government Policy Guidelines for Africa