Call for proposals: a Buddy Bear for Cyprus!
The German Embassy and the Goethe-Institut call on visual artists from Cyprus to submit a proposal for the design of the Cyprus Buddy Bear by 4 March 2016. Eligible are all joint proposals by bi-communal artist teams with at least one artist from each side of the divide.
On Tuesday, 16 Feb 2016, applications for passports or visas can only be submitted during the hours 09:00-10:30 h.
This year's Education Fair takes place from February 19-21 on the Cyprus Fair Grounds in Nicosia.
You will get information on Studying in Germany at Stand 9 in Pavilion 6.
The opening hours of t...
Education Fair 2016
New version of “Facts about Germany” – in 19 languages
“Facts about Germany” has everything you need to know about Germany today. How the political system works. The guidelines that define foreign policy. The special characteristics of the economy. What is new in art and culture. The new website features articles, background information, images, charts, films and lots of other modules. Focussing on these and many other topics, besides – in no less than 19 languages. On top of which, all the “Facts” can be downloaded as an e-paper.
Facts about Germany
Germany will assume the Chairmanship of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) in January 2016 for a one year term
The German Government’s motto for the year is “renewing dialogue, rebuilding trust, restoring security”. The Government will thus seek to strengthen OSCE instruments and institutions, promote dialogue among the participating States and thereby rebuild trust in Europe.
Further information is available on the following websites:
In view of the still drastic humanitarian situation in and around Syria, the international Supporting Syria and the Region conference is being held in London on 4 February. Germany, Kuwait, Norway and...
Germany’s involvement in Syria
International Winter School February 2016
Please find the latest renewable energy programmes of the German Academy in 2016.
Application deadline for all courses:
10 November 2015!
One year after the first Alumni meeting the German Embassy invited the graduates of German universities living in Cyprus again to a get-together in Limassol on 4 December.
Mr Peter Neven, counsellor ...
On Friday, 27 February Ambassador Nikolai von Schoepff and Doctor Yiannis Laouris, Chair of the Board of Future Worlds (FWC), signed a project agreement for the duration of this year. The agreement bu...
The Private Sector/Federal Administration Anti-Corruption Initiative has addressed the issue of accepting gifts, hospitality and other benefits. In business transactions between the public administration and the private sector, there is still too little awareness of the standards in this area. The following catalogue of frequently asked questions is intended to help recognize the boundaries of permissible behaviour with regard to gifts, hospitality and other benefits for federal administration employees. Contact person for the Anti-Corruption Initiative at the Embassy Nicosia is Mr Uwe Wixforth.
Answers to frequently asked questions about accepting gifts, hospitality or other benefits [pdf, 194.22k]