To promote human rights of persons with disabilities and raise public awareness on disability issues in Zambia, the German Embassy and CHSZ signed an agreement for the implementation of an advocacy project worth 22.800 Euros or ZMW 285.000.
Human Rights Project 2016
At the International Green Week in Berlin German Minister of Food and Agriculture Christian Schmidt and his Zambian counterpart Given Lubinda signed a declaration of intent for cooperation in the field of food and agriculture.
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With fairness, tolerance and peaceful competition as its backbone, sport is a way to promote international understanding. Germany and Zambia now celebrated the remarkable results of three years of joint efforts in sport cooperation.
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The Government of the Republic of Zambia and the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany signed two bilateral Agreements regarding Financial and Technical Cooperation with an overall financial volume of approx. 130 million US-Dollar.
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To celebrate 50 years of trustful diplomatic relationship with Zambia, the Embassies of Germany and France hosted a Classical Music Festival in October.
French German Classical Music Festival
Five members of the Committee for Development Cooperation of the German Parliament paid a four day visit to Zambia to get a first hand impression of Zambian German cooperation.
German MPs visit Zambia
700 guests from all walks of life – parliament, government, civil society, the churches, media, business, the diplomatic community - joined Ambassador Bernd Finke and the staff members of the Embassy to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Day of German Unity and the official inauguration of the new Embassy Building.
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German Ambassador Bernd Finke took part in this year's Graduation Ceremony of Zambia Catholic University in Kitwe. The university is closely linked to Germany as it associates with the German diocese of Limburg.
4th Graduation Ceremony – Zambia Catholic University
Germany is updating the key document which underpins its entire security and defence policy. The new White Paper is due to be published in 2016 and is being drafted in an interministerial, inclusive and transparent process.