November 9, 1989, the Wall fell in Berlin
The year 2014 is a year of remembrance, marking the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall - a monumental day in history that led to Germany's reunification.
Munich Security Conference Junior Ambassadors
In the run-up to its 51st edition in 2015, the Munich Security Conference is announcing the third round of the Munich Security Conference Junior Ambassadors program. Through an essay contest, we want to give three dedicated students or young professionals the opportunity to attend next year’s MSC. The program is open to young professionals and students who were born in or after 1986.
Apply to Become "MSC Junior Ambassador" [pdf, 324.29k]
Minister of State for Europe Michael Roth travelled to Cyprus for political talks held from 17 to 19 September. In Nicosia, he met President Nicos Anastasiades and chief negotiators of both ethnic groups to discuss ongoing talks to resolve the conflict in Cyprus.
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Let us hear what you have to say – about Germany’s role in today’s world, about the importance, aims and tools of our foreign policy, about the extent of our responsibility and the limits of our capab...
A flood of books is the first herald of a special period of commemoration: since the beginning of 2013, more than 110 books dealing with World War One (1914-1918) have been published or announced. Aus...
The First World War
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]