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.
CBC's The House with Chris Hall interviews Ambassador
On June 25, 2016, Chris Hall, the CBC's National Affairs Editor and host of The House on CBC Radio, interviewed Ambassador of Germany to Canada Werner Wnendt on "The Brexit aftermath."
Listen (interview starts at 11:17)
CBC's Power & Politics interviews Ambassador
German Ambassador to Canada Werner Wnendt spoke with CBC Power & Politics to discuss the reaction of the European Union to the Brexit vote on June 24, 2016.
Listen (interview starts at 1:23:40)
"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.
25 Years of German-Polish Treaty of Good Neighbourship – Concert at the German Ambassador's Residence
On June 17, 1991, the Treaty of Good Neighbourship was signed by Poland and Germany. Over the past 25 years, German-Polish relations have developed across a very broad spectrum. Today, Germany and Poland enjoy close and friendly relations at all levels and in all areas of society. The Ambassador of Germany to Canada Werner Wnendt and his Polish counterpart Marcin Bosacki cohosted a commemorative concert on June 15, 2016.
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“