Germany’s candidacy for a seat on the Security Council in 2019/20
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 in June.
Book of condolences
A book of condolence for Walter Scheel is open for signature at the Embassy in Ottawa on August 25 from 2 to 4pm, on August 26 from 9am to 12pm, and on August 29 from 9am to 12pm and 2pm to 4pm.
Here you find a photo gallery of all "Buddy Bears" of the German Embassies and Consulates General around the world.
"Germany's New Global Role - Berlin steps up"
In an article in the July/August 2016 issue of Foreign Affairs, German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier analyses Germany's changing global political role.
German Canadian Relations
kultur360: Analysis of contemporary German-speaking society and culture
Edited by Canadian university professors and independent scholars, kultur360 produces original essays, reviews, and interviews. Among the topics being explored are Berlin the Metropolis, Film Culture, and The German Language Today.
The Youth Mobility Agreement between Canada and Germany offers a unique opportunity for young Canadians to complement their post-secondary education but most of all to experience Germany, its culture, language and people. Many young Canadians take the opportunity to live in Germany for a year; here, we are portraying some of them and their experiences as a YMA student in Germany.
Youth Mobility Stories
We are always thrilled to see German artists reach an international audience. German dramaturg and translator Birgit Schreyer Duarte is regularly involved in bringing German playwrights to Canadian stages – most recently by translating “Das Ding” by Philipp Löhle for the Canadian Stage. We spoke to Birgit about her work on the edge between Canadian and German stage culture.
Birgit Schreyer Duarte
Its interactive and informative app provides quick, easy access to the latest information from the FFO.
App „Auswärtiges Amt“